NSW Fair Trading

Narooma students ‘Revved Up’ by My Place program

Nearly 300 residents from Narooma, including 65 students from Narooma High School, participated in NSW Fair Trading’s My Place program last month.

Parkes and Forbes My Place Program a success

Nearly 200 residents from Parkes and Forbes participated in NSW Fair Trading’s My Place program last week.

The program focused on consumer rights and the responsibilities of real estate agents, motor dealers and repairers.

Public Warning: Do not deal with Sam Robinson, also known as Bassam Marouche

NSW Fair Trading is warning consumers not to deal with Sam Robinson, also known as Bassam Marouche, who enters into contracts for residential building work through his companies ATS Group (NSW) Pty Ltd and BMF Building Consultants Pty Ltd.

One in five real estate agents not updating education

A random audit of more than 300 people working in the real estate industry has shown more than 20 per cent of them are not compliant with legislation requiring real estate agents to undertake ongoing education.

Anchor furniture to keep our kids safe

Tragically, up to two children die and hundreds of children are injured in Australian households every year by furniture or TVs toppling over.

Public Warning: Do not deal with Autoline Sydney and Advant Automotive

NSW Fair Trading is warning consumers not to deal with Avant Automotive Pty Ltd, which trades as Autoline Sydney and Advant Automotive.

Bloomex sets record for complaints in the February Flower Frenzy

The February Complaints Register was released today with Bloomex, an online florist, topping the list with a record 47 complaints for the month. 

Since the launch of NSW Fair Trading’s Complaints Register in July 2016, no company has come close to Bloomex’s record setting month. 

My Place program at Windsor a success

NSW Fair Trading’s My Place community program at Windsor last week has been declared a success, with more than 360 local residents taking part.

Tamworth homes offered free loose-fill asbestos insulation testing

The NSW Government today announced it would undertake 250 free tests for loose-fill asbestos insulation in the Tamworth Regional Council area after a property in the area was confirmed to have contained the product.

Central-West residents to benefit from consumer and business roadshow

The communities of Parkes and Forbes will soon have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of consumer rights and responsibilities when the NSW Fair Trading consumer and business roadshow My Place comes to town next week.

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