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31 January 2019

New laws targeting the perpetrators of domestic violence have come into effect, giving authorities stronger tools to tackle repeat and serious offenders.

18 January 2019

Attorney-General Vickie Chapman has welcomed the first public hearing of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, being held in Adelaide today. 

24 December 2018

Consumer and Business Services is encouraging South Australians to ensure they know their rights when they hit the post Christmas sales over the coming weeks.

19 December 2018

An unlicensed electrician who performed dangerous, substandard work on a series of properties around Whyalla and Port Augusta has been fined nearly $5,500 for working without a licence.

18 December 2018

In the first prosecution of its kind in South Australia, a McLaren Vale hotelier has received a suspended prison sentence for breaches of the Gaming Machines Act, in which he collected more than $50,000 in gaming machine winnings from the hotel’s own machines.

15 December 2018

The State Government has welcomed confirmation the Catholic Church’s dioceses of Adelaide and Port Pirie are now formally participating in the National Redress Scheme.

12 December 2018

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has suspended the licence of a Manningham-based electrician for six months, due to ongoing concerns over the safety of his work.

10 December 2018

New laws mandating a three-year minimum expiry date for gift cards and tough new anti-ticket scalping laws have come into effect in South Australia.

29 November 2018

People who repeatedly breach intervention orders will now face up to four years in jail or fines of up to $20,000, under laws that have now passed State Parliament.

28 November 2018

The state government has today introduced legislation aimed at removing labour hire laws introduced by the former government.


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