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Gift shopping tips

Take the stress out of buying the perfect present this Christmas with these simple gift shopping tips.

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Welcome to DMIRS

The Departments of Commerce and Mines and Petroleum have amalgamated to form the new Department of Mines, Industry Regulation...

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Rental home maintenance

Who is responsible for repairs for a rental property?

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Consumer Protection

Announcements & Publications

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by over 19 cents per litre (cpl) to 145.6 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Mailout attempts to alert consumers of dangerous washing...

The Commissioner for Consumer Protection has written to 2,300 people in WA who have possibly purchased Samsung washing machines, now recalled, which may put...

Life ban and fine for real estate sales rep over fake...

A real estate sales representative has been permanently disqualified from ever holding a certificate of registration in WA and fined $1,500 by the State...

Motor vehicle repairer certificate cancelled (Bradley Sabo)

A motor vehicle repairer who breached licensing requirements and failed to comply with conditions set by Consumer Protection has had his certificate...

Avoid Perth petrol price rise

The average cost of unleaded petrol is set to increase by around 21 cents per litre (cpl) to 143.2 cpl tomorrow, so FuelWatch is encouraging Perth drivers to...

Extra trading hours to give retailers a Christmas boost

McGowan Government approves extra retail trading hours this Christmas Extended trading, same as 2016-17, to begin December 5 until New Year’s Day 2018 Extra...

The Australian Consumer Law and your safety

You are entitled to expect safe goods and services From 1 January 2011, every Australian consumer will be protected in the same way under the Australian...

Stonemason taking money but not delivering services ...

Consumer Protection is concerned about a Butler stonemason who has accepted payment for work which has not been carried out. Shawn Ragno, trading as Shawn...

Westech Surfacing Pty Ltd fined and arrest warrant issued...

Westech Surfacing Pty Ltd was fined a total of $4,300 at the Narrogin Magistrates Court on 18 October 2017 with an arrest warrant issued for the company’s...

Reminder about travelling traders

As the weather warms up householders often start thinking about getting their homes ready for some outdoor entertaining with a new paint job or general tidy...

Everyone’s a winner in another scratchie scam from...

Glossy travel brochures with fake scratchies are arriving in the mailboxes of WA residents with at least one of the two cards enclosed declaring a $US190,000...

New appointments to help regional consumers

Consumer Protection has made two new appointments to its regional offices which enforce the Department’s commitment to service the needs of all consumers no...

Consumer Protection licence search
FuelWatch
WA ScamNet
Consumer Protection currently has two apps available for smartphones and tablets.
AssociationsOnline is our online portal which is available for incorporated associations to submit applications and manage their contact information 24/7.
Consumer Protection Seniors Housing Centre