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QBE Insurance (Australia) Ltd and the Commonwealth Bank are set to refund thousands of Australians. The refunds are in response to a series of reports […]
This month’s news letter is all about reverse mortgages. Read about a great outcome CCLSWA helped a client achieve in relation to her reverse mortgage. […]
In January 2016 the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) released its report ‘Paying to get out of debt or clear your record: The promise […]
In a media statement by the Hon. Simone McGurk, MLA for Fremantle, the State Government has announced it will provide $100,000 of funding to the […]
On 4 August 2017 Natalie Walter, former CCLSWA Legal Administrative Assistant, was admitted to the legal profession by the Supreme Court of Western Australia. Natalie’s […]
Lululemon Athletica Australia Pty Ltd (Lululemon) has recently found itself in hot water after being served with three infringement notices issued by the Australian Competition […]
On 4 July 2017, the Joint Consumer Group, of which Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) Inc is a member, submitted its comments on the Supplementary […]
In July 2017 the Financial Rights Legal Centre (FRLC) NSW launched its latest project, the Motor Vehicle Accident Problem Solver. The tool leads members of […]
This month’s newsletter is all about defaults and repossessions – read about a common issued faced by CCLSWA clients, mortgage stress. The newsletter also contains […]
On 12 June 2017 amendments to WA’s Disposal of Uncollected Goods Act 1970 came into effect. Under the new rules, if an abandoned item is […]
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has recently updated its ScamWatch website to include twelve additional languages. Scam information is now available in Arabic, […]
In July 2017, ASIC began legal proceedings against credit repair business Malouf Group Enterprises Pty Ltd (MGE) and its director Mr Jordan Francis Malouf. MGE […]
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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...
Make a Change
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...