Updates

8 December 2014

New Franchising Code from 1 January

The current Franchising Code will be repealed and replaced with a new Franchising Code of Conduct from 1 January 2015.
13 November 2014

Find out about the new Franchising Code: free webinar

Register for our free interactive webinar being held on the 9 December to find out about the new Franchising Code of Conduct.
10 October 2014

The rise of the billing scam

The ACCC is warning about false billing scams after a 45 per cent surge in complaints and almost $725,000 reported lost in 2013. False billing scams attempt to trick busy businesses into paying for unwanted and unauthorised listings or advertisements in magazines, journals or business directories.
25 September 2014

Small business tips from the experts: free webinar

We're joining the Australian Securities and Investments Commission, Australian Taxation Office and the Fair Work Ombudsman in presenting a free and interactive webinar for small businesses.
23 September 2014

Harper Competition Policy Review Draft Report released

The Harper Competition Policy Review released its draft report on 22 September 2014.
8 September 2014

Don’t pay for free grants information

Small-business owners and entrepreneurs should be careful of websites that charge for grant-related services, when such assistance is already available for free.
6 August 2014

Be your own boss

Dr Michael Schaper outlines the ACCC’s free training for small businesses on the Competition and Consumer Act.