Ozzy Fortune Group Pty Ltd

Name of corporation, business trading name and officials

Ozzy Fortune Group Pty Ltd, trading as Your Green Planet, Director Dannis Arora and Manager Rohit Arora

Business type

Marketing VET FEE-HELP courses door to door to consumers

Trading address

Warners Bay, NSW 2282

Nature of Offence or Unfair Conduct

Misleading or deceptive conduct (s18), unconscionable conduct (s21), false or misleading representations regarding the uses of benefits and the price of services (s29(1)9g) and 29(l)(i), liable to mislead consumers as to the nature, characteristics or suitability for their purpose (s34), failing to disclose information and seek consumers agreement prior to negotiations (74(a) and 74(b), fail to provide consumers with information in writing (s76), failing to provide consumers with a copy of their enrolment agreement (s78) ACL. Further Dannis Arora and Rohit Aroro aided, abetted, were knowingly concerned with the contraventions above.

Summary of Undertakings given in the Deed

The undertaking is co-signed by Commissioner for Fair Trading Queensland and the Commissioner for Fair Trading NSW (pursuant to s218 ACL)

  1. Agree to provide any documents, records or information requested by QOFT as proof of compliance;
  2. Agree that the undertaking will remain in force for five (5) years;
  3. Agree that for the period of five (5) years they will not make any similar representations in relation to VET FEE-HELP courses;
  4. Agree that within 28 days of the commencement of the undertaking they will publish a notice in the local paper 'The North West Star' acknowledging and apologising for their conduct;
  5. Agree that within 28 days of the commencement of the undertaking they will publish a notice in the local paper 'The Maitland Mercury' acknowledging and apologising for their conduct;
  6. Agree that within 28 days of the commencement of the undertaking they will publish a notice in the local paper 'The Western Herald' acknowledging and apologising for their conduct;
  7. Agree that with fourteen (14) days of the commencement of the undertaking they will make a pecuniary penalty of $400,000.00.

Date of Execution of Undertaking

5 April 2017

Expiry of Duration of Undertaking

5 years from the commencement date: 5 April 2022