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CCLSWA held its annual general meeting on 19 October 2016. Matthew Knox stepped down as Chair and committee member Henry Thong will be taking his […]
Fiona Guthrie, head of Financial Counselling Australia, visited CCLSWA after the end of an annual conference hosted by the Financial Counsellors’ Association of Western Australia. This […]
For the first time since 2013, Australian legal professionals have met the voluntary pro bono target set by the Australian Pro Bono Centre. The […]
Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) and seven other consumer advocacy organisations contributed to a Joint Submission to the Ramsay EDR Review. The submission addressed the benefits of an enhanced […]
This month’s newsletter highlights a case study about purchasing used vehicles and the PPSR. The newsletter also includes a monthly ‘snapshot’ summarizing the work we completed in […]
CCLSWA launched our new infographic and video series in September 2016 with information on debt collectors and the guidelines they follow. You can also watch the […]
The Law Society of WA Young Lawyer’s Committee held their Social Justice Opportunities Evening on 22nd September 2016. At the event, Principal Solicitor Gemma Mitchell […]
Amy was selected to intern with the Australian Permanent Mission to the World Trade Organization in Geneva. She will be working in Switzerland from October – December […]
Mitchell Coles joined CCLSWA as our Legal Administrative Assistant in June 2016; however Mitch has been with us since January 2016 completing his Practical Legal […]
An ASIC Media Release on 1 September 2016 introduced new divorce and separation resources to support financial decisions “New online resources – the Divorce and […]
On 12 September 2016, ASIC released a report on the sale of add-on insurance through car dealers. The report found the following: (click on infographic […]
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CCLSWA offers interactive workshops to community legal centres, financial counsellors, community groups, and community worker organisations in Western Australia. These workshops discuss important topics associated […] read more...
Radio Show: Heritage FM
CCLSWA’s principal solicitor, Faith Cheok, is a regular guest on the James Wray Show broadcast on the Perth based radio station Heritage FM 107.3.read more...
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CCLSWA is committed to improving the rights of consumers of financial services and consumer goods through policy and law reform. In 2013 – 14 staff […] read more...
CCLSWA offers legal education seminars to Years 10, 11 & 12 students in Western Australia. These seminars aim at empowering students to make better financial […] read more...