Competition & Consumer Act 2010
In consultation with the ACCC, the REIA has developed guidelines which address issues identified by the ACCC and provide a consistent nation-wide approach for real estate agents to comply with the Competition & Consumer Act 2010.
To view a copy of the guidelines, click here.
The REIA has created a series of information sheets on areas of the Competition & Consumer Act that directly affect the real estate sector. To view the information sheet, click on the relevant topic below:
- Description of Property
- Misleading and Deceptive Conduct
- Photographic Representations
- Price Offering
- Price Ranges for Property
- Rebates on Advertising
- Two-tier Marketing
The REIA has also developed (in consultation with the ACCC) consistent nation-wide guidelines for real estate agents to comply with the current requirements of the Competition & Consumer Act when advertising real property for sale or lease in instances where GST may be payable to the vendor by the purchaser/lessee as part of the transaction.
For further information, click here.