NSW Fair Trading

Companies improving business practices to avoid register

The 10th consumer Complaints Register was released by NSW Fair Trading today, and has highlighted some significant stats and milestones. 

Indigenous Residents helped by plumbing program

As part of the annual Plumbing Health Check program, a team of Fair Trading staff, including licensed plumbers, Indigenous community liaison officers and Master Plumbers Association members have carried out minor plumbing work in Indigenous communities.

Hornsby locals to get My Place advice at their place

NSW Fair Trading’s My Place roadshow will help educate local consumers, traders, licensees, landlords, and residents when the program visits Hornsby next week.

March Register reveals record complaints

NSW Fair Trading has released the results of the March Complaints Register today, with a record 36 businesses recording more than 10 complaints for the month.

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.

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