Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) is pleased to make this submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission Elder Abuse Inquiry Issues Paper. This submission addressed the following matters in the Issues Paper:
- Evidence of elder abuse in banking or financial systems
- Suggested legislative and legal framework changes relating to financial institutions to identify, improve safeguards against and respond to elder abuse.
Read our full submission here: CCLSWA's Submission to the Elder Abuse Inquiry
CCLSWA advises clients on consumer credit issues such as loans and guarantees, and we have advised elderly clients in relation to their consumer credit issues resulting from financial abuse. If you believe you are a victim of elder financial abuse in relation to loan and guarantee transactions, please call our advice line on (08) 9221 7066.