Fair Trading licenses various businesses and industries. This section contains information on operating, licensing and complying with legal requirements of the businesses and industries we licence.
Second-hand dealers and pawnbrokers
Applying for a second-hand dealer or pawnbroker licence, changing and renewing your licence and complying with legal requirements.
Types of travel agent licences, the process to change and renew a licence, and your legal requirements. Penalties apply for non-compliance.
Debt collectors and process servers (commercial agents)
Details on applying for or changing a licence, as well as trust accounts, audits, regulations and the Claim Fund.
Applying for, changing and renewing a licence, as well as complying with legal requirements and checking that an agent is licensed.
Inbound tour operators
Registering your tour operation, complying with the Code of Conduct and other legal requirements, and changing and renewing your certificate.
Information about operating a retirement village, including registration, contracts, information documents, capital improvement, dispute resolution, and penalties for non-compliance.
Limited liability partnerships
Information on limited liability partnerships and incorporated limited partnerships, including registering, changing details and cancelling registration.
Details about the client care statement and penalties for non-compliance.
Information for fitness suppliers, including legal requirements, the Code of Practice, and how to enter and terminate membership agreements, including the cooling-off period.
Tips for businesses in the car rental industry about advertising, component pricing and contract terms.
Measuring servicing instruments, marking prepacked articles, and operating public and trade weighbridges.
Last reviewed 08/11/2012