Australian Press Council

The Australian Press Council was established in 1976 and is responsible for promoting good standards of media practice, community access to information of public interest, and freedom of expression through the media. The Council is the principal body with responsibility for responding to complaints about Australian newspapers, magazines and associated digital outlets.

A guide to the unfair contract terms law

A guide to assist businesses, legal practitioners and consumer advocates understand the laws by explaining the unfair contract terms laws as simply as possible. The guide has been developed jointly by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and the state and territory consumer protection agencies.

Organisation Address: 70 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Phone: (03) 6215 9333

Web Address:

Link Owner: Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

Also in: Consumer Law


Credit and debt

Credit is money you borrow from a financial institution like a bank or credit union, to spend the way you want. However, credit isn’t your personal money tree growing in the backyard. Any credit you use is a debt that must be paid back to the credit provider – usually with extra costs on top of the amount you borrowed

Organisation Address: 2/66-70 Collins St, Hobart TAS 7000

Phone: 1300 300 630

Web Address:

Link Owner: Australian Securities & Investments Commission

Also in: Debt