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April 2014 

23-04-2014Fair Trading heads to Cooma
17-04-2014Top tips for the Easter break
17-04-2014Scout hall scandal
16-04-2014Quad bike national safety campaign
15-04-2014Public safety warning - electric hot water bottles
14-04-2014Warning on travelling conmen
13-04-2014Bitumen bandit fined almost $80,000
11-04-2014Minister to sign agreement with Indigenous community
11-04-2014Warning on Telstra scams
10-04-2014Showbag checks show suppliers 100 per cent compliant
08-04-2014Minister congratulates western Sydney tradies
07-04-2014Travelling conmen in the Moama/Albury area
06-04-2014Scammers blitz Fair Trading call centre - was it an accident?
03-04-2014Youth reminded to know their rights and avoid being ripped off
03-04-2014Court upholds odometer tamperer's prison sentence
03-04-2014Fair Trading to deliver new practical plumbing health checks
02-04-2014Public warning on dangerous spas
02-04-2014Storm damage warning for NSW
02-04-2014Fair Trading to visit Walgett and Lightning Ridge

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March 2014 

28-03-2014Warning: Travelling conmen in NSW
28-03-2014Online electrical traders put on notice
28-03-2014Newcastle: Fair Trading is coming to your place
28-03-2014NSW puts safety first when it comes to portable pools
27-03-2014Motor vehicle dealers put on notice
26-03-2014Unlicensed builder ordered to pay more than $33,000
17-03-2014Urgent public safety warning
17-03-2014Turramurra builder prosecuted for using a false insurance certificate
17-03-2014Ashfield company licence cancelled, director disqualified
14-03-2014Car dealer prosecuted for obstructing investigators
14-03-2014Fair Trading targets cash back offers
13-03-2014Unlicensed Auburn car dealer prosecuted
11-03-2014Minister welcomes change of name in AVN matter
10-03-2014Mixed results for trader compliance in Maitland
09-03-2014Beware: Travelling conmen headed back to NSW
07-03-2014Gold seller guilty of unlicensed trading
03-03-2014Fair Trading brings consumer protection to Bega
03-03-2014Fair Trading celebrates Seniors Week
02-03-2014Warning on car sale scam

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February 2014 

28-02-2014NSW and Victoria lead the way in Co-op reform
27-02-2014$2,640 in fines to Campbelltown car dealers and repairer
24-02-2014Know your rights when buying a used car
24-02-2014Pymble real estate agent prosecuted for trust account fraud
21-02-2014Portable pool safety a NSW priority
20-02-2014Computer virus scam goes viral but scammers ill informed
20-02-2014Warning on shipping fee mail scam
19-02-2014Hot water system checks
19-02-2014Lismore/Ballina car dealers and real estate agents put on notice
14-02-2014Real estate agent imprisoned for fraud
13-02-2014Don't get stung on Valentine's Day
11-02-2014Minister spreads the message on consumer protection
09-02-2014Bank refund scam running rife
07-02-2014Travelling conmen warning
07-02-2014Rights and responsibilities for NSW renters
06-02-2014Minister urges parents to get smart on tutoring products
05-02-2014Public warning: Do not deal with Hakan aka Harvey Karakaya
05-02-2014Avoid Valentine's Day inflated prices - Shop early, shop smart
05-02-2014Warning on Yellow Page scam

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January 2014 

31-01-2014Warning to businesses about accelerated search engine services
31-01-2014Minister visits Ballina and Lismore
30-01-2014NSW leads national crackdown on fake testimonials
29-01-2014Warning on tax scams
28-01-2014Travelling conmen latest sightings
26-01-2014Top ten consumer complaints in 2013
21-01-2014Warning to Leeton region residents re travelling conman
20-01-2014Travelling conmen reports concern Commissioner
16-01-2014Safety warning for Australia Day
08-01-2014Warning: Bogus Buddhists bagging big bucks
08-01-2014Perennial pests are back
07-01-2014Scam smart retiree spots new take on refund rip-off
06-01-2014Pool safety warning from Fair Trading
03-01-2014Wet'n'Wild NYE Festival cancellation refunds update
01-01-2014Don't let your New Year's resolution become a lasting headache
01-01-2014Update on cancelled NYE Festival

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December 2013 

31-12-2013Wet'n'Wild New Year's Eve event cancellation
29-12-2013Remember your holiday for the right reasons
27-12-2013Minister jumps in on trampoline safety
24-12-2013Avoid Boxing Day blues
20-12-2013Fair Trading home building site inspections in Eastern Suburbs
19-12-2013Minister warns against dodgy energy saving devices
18-12-2013Brindabella airlines customer options
17-12-2013Roof restoration rort
12-12-2013Think Smart Multicultural Conference held at Parramatta
07-12-2013National approach needed on free-range eggs
05-12-2013Clarification for Mark Anthony Mason prosecution
05-12-2013Shop smart online in the lead up to Christmas
04-12-2013Camping goods trader pegged
02-12-2013Blue Mountains feature in new video on YouTube
01-12-2013Funding for tenant advocates

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