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Safety first to prevent toppling tragedies

Buying new furniture can be exciting, but it’s important to install your new item, securely, to prevent it from toppling over and causing serious injury or...

Fencer fined after giving customers the ‘royal runaround’

$2,500 fine and costs for not completing fencing work despite taking deposits Affected consumers only refunded shortly before case heard in court Advice for...

Change of details notification - land valuers

Land Valuers change of Details Notification Changed employer or role? If you have changed jobs, you can let Consumer Protection by using the online system....

Change of details notification - Real estate and...

Use this form to update staff members - Real Estate & Settlement Agents Change of Details Notification    Changed employer or role? If you have...

Tenant guide renting a home in WA

Renting a home in Western Australia - a tenants guide Please note:  A new set of tenants guides will be available in the coming weeks.  In the meantime,...

Commissioner's Blog: Extended warranties warrant your...

Our TV screens, in-boxes and devices have been overflowing with End of Financial Year (EOFY) sales pitches – and you might be one of the thousands of people...

Alert to Perth motorists - fill up now to beat the petrol...

  Motorists in Perth and Mandurah are advised to fill up now if they need to, with petrol prices set to rise tomorrow. After today motorists will likely have...

Losses to payment redirection scams skyrocket

Payment redirection scam losses already exceed 2023 figure Consumers advised to call business to confirm bank account details   Western Australians are being...

New rental reforms move in this month

Rental reforms start on Monday July 29 Landlords will only be able to raise rents once a year Pets and minor modifications will be allowed in most...

Commissioner's Blog: Top tips to keep your home and...

The cooler weather has finally arrived and this usually means staying warm by using products like heaters, wheat/heat packs, hot water bottles and electric...

Alert to Perth motorists - fill up now to beat the petrol...

Motorists in Perth and Mandurah are advised to fill up now if they need to, with petrol prices set to rise tomorrow. After today motorists will likely have...

UFC ticket resellers on notice as Coldplay scalpers face...

Advice for UFC 305 fans to only buy tickets through the authorised seller Sixteen individuals fined $2,000 for Coldplay ticket scalping   A zero-tolerance...

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