This report has been compiled to provide industry, consumer groups and regulators with a better understanding of the comparator website industry in Australia and its potential impact on competition and consumer welfare.
This report outlines breaches of the SSU for the period 1 July 2012 until 30 June 2013. The ACCC has prepared this report based on whether in its view, on the balance of probabilities, a breach of the SSU occurred.
In an endeavour to provide Indigenous consumers with information on their consumer rights, the Be Smart - Buy Smart booklet provides helpful tips and information about shopping rights and responsibilities under Australian Consumer Law.
It is part of a joint consumer awareness initiative by all state and territory consumer protection agencies in Australia, with support from the National Indigenous Consumer Strategy Reference Group.