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Recent scams  

Below is a list of recent scam alerts from NSW Fair Trading. Subscribe to our recent scams news feed RSS icon

For a list of scams across Australia go to the SCAMwatch website.

Date

Scam

11/04/14 Warning on Telstra scams
02/03/14 Warning on car sale scam
20/02/14 Computer virus scam goes viral but scammers ill informed
20/02/14 Warning on shipping fee mail scam
09/02/14 Bank refund scam running rife
05/02/14 Warning on 'Yellow Page' scam
29/01/14 Warning on tax scams
25/11/13 Scammers taking advantage of the Anzac spirit
22/09/13 Scammers stoop to stalking the deceased
09/09/13 Seniors targeted in computer virus scam
05/09/13 Warning on bank refund scam: Mid North Coast
06/08/13 Warning on new tax office phishing scam
30/07/13 Warning on fake tax office letter scam
04/06/13 Warning on bank refund scam
11/05/13 Scammers call from Nepal offering energy rebates
07/10/12 Fair Trading warning on real estate scams
17/07/12 Scammers use fake Fair Trading names and numbers
30/04/12 Fair Trading warning on scam phone calls
23/03/12 A new day: A new scam
20/02/12 Fair Trading and Sydney Water warning on water scam
25/11/11 Conmen cashing in on tax scams
07/10/11 Urgent scam warning for Inner West residents
29/09/11 Scammers faking Fair Trading credentials to dupe customers
15/09/11 Urgent consumer warning on "power savers"
12/09/11 Urgent scam warning for Northern NSW
09/09/11 Urgent scam warning for Southern NSW
08/08/11 Urgent consumer warning for Central Coast residents
05/08/11 Urgent consumer warning for Albury - computer virus scam
27/07/11 Fair Trading warning on scammers targeting the Hunter
27/07/11 Fair Trading warning on scammers targeting the West
09/07/11 Scammers looking for a tax return
26/05/11 Warning for New England - Beware the van scam
13/05/11 Scammers head south - sale of substandard electrical goods
13/05/11 Urgent warning on bank refund scam
29/04/11 Computer scam in Illawarra
29/04/11 Electrical goods scam in Dubbo
15/04/11 Unlicensed car dealer scam
15/04/11 Scam warning for mid north coast
07/04/11 Fair Trading warning on Albury bank refund scam
18/03/11 Fair Trading warning on bank refund scam
16/03/11 Fair Trading warning on itinerant roof painters
04/03/11 Nokia promotion scam
04/03/11 White van scammers - sale of substandard electrical goods
23/02/11 Telemarketing scam: Your computer has a virus
21/01/11 Business names payment scam

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