Training Providers and Marketers on Notice

Australian Consumer Law regulators including Northern Territory Consumer Affairs have put the training industry on notice after a two year national compliance and education project targeting misleading, deceptive and unconscionable conduct by training providers and marketers revealed a number of unethical business practices.

Public warning about Matthew Eccles trading as Projection Plus

The Commissioner of Consumer Affairs, Gary Clements has issued a public warning to consumers and businesses not to deal with Matthew James Eccles known as Matt James trading as Projection Plus.

The Australian Consumer Law Review; how to have your say

Consumer Affairs officials through Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand are undertaking a review of the Australian Consumer Law throughout 2016 to assess whether the law is working effectively and what could be improved.

Retailer Dick Smith in Receivership

Dick Smith Holdings Ltd (DSH) was placed in receivership on 5 January 2016.

New Apps for Shoppers and Tenants

Territorians now have instant acess to consumer affairs advice and support regarding their rights as tenants and as shoppers after the launch of two new mobile smartphone apps, rentNT and ShopNT.

Online Bond Cleaning Company Warning

The Commissioner of Consumer Affairs has issued a public warning to consumers to exercise caution when dealing with Express Professional Services an on-line business offering end of lease cleaning services.

Colin Thompson Supernatural Healer

A public warning has been issued to consumers by the Commissioner of Consumer Affairs, Gary Clements, to exercise caution when dealing with Colin Thompson trading as Esoteric Mind Specialist and The Addiction Doctor.​

Don't get Burnt by the Holiday Scratchie Scam

The NT Consumer Affairs Commissioner is warning Territorians to beware of another spate of scam scratch and win cards and colourful brochures which are being sent in the mail from Malaysia.

Residential Tenancies Jurisdiction to NTCAT

Amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act (‘RTA’) will transfer the jurisdiction formerly exercised by the Commissioner of Tenancies to the Northern Territory Civil and Administrative Tribunal ('NTCAT') from 1 June 2015.

Keeping Mum on gift cards

Northern Territory Consumer Affairs is helping Territory families get the most out of gift cards for Mum this Mother's Day.