Many Australians are facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On 22 March, the Australian Government announced eligible individuals would be allowed early access to their superannuation. This fact sheet explains how scammers are taking advantage of the government’s early-release measures in a variety of phishing scams designed to steal your superannuation.
This Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) sets out the ACCC and AER’s commitment to achieving a vision for reconciliation, through our activities and personal commitment, to closing gaps in employment and consumer protection between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and other Australians.
These guidelines set out how the ACCC will interpret Part XICA of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (CCA) and they explain the general approach the ACCC will take in investigating alleged contraventions of Part XICA. They include a number of examples of the types of conduct that the ACCC considers are likely or unlikely to contravene Part XICA.
This report outlines breaches of the SSU for the period 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019. The ACCC has prepared this report based on whether in its view, on the balance of probabilities, a breach of the SSU occurred.
This report analyses key competition and consumer developments and trends in the private health insurance industry between 1 July 2018 and 30 June 2019, including ACCC enforcement and other actions relating to the health sector.