EU a step closer to mandatory country of origin labelling

9 Dec 2010 | EU Ministers voted in favour of plans to extend compulsory country of origin labelling.

ACT bans plastic bags

Single-use shopping bags will be phased out from July 2011

7 Dec 2010 | Single-use shopping bags will be phased out from July 2011

L'Oréal told to prove claims

Swedish consumer ombudsman wins court case against the cosmetic company

6 Dec 2010 |

CHOICE recommendations for more competition in banking

Our submission to the Senate Economics Committee makes several key recommendations for impoving competition in the Australian banking sector.

6 Dec 2010 | CHOICE's submission to the Senate Economics Committee makes several key recommendations for increasing competition in the Australian banking sector.

CHOICE and other organisation form AusFIN

The Australian Financial Integrity Network will promote competition in the banking sector

2 Dec 2010 | The Australian Financial Integrity Network will aim to promote, educate and advocate for reforms to the Australian financial system.

CHOICE Council Elections 2010

CHOICE has a new Council member following elections, the results of which were announced at our AGM on Friday, 26 November.

1 Dec 2010 |

CHOICE study sparks surcharge investigation

Senate approves inquiry into unfair retail surcharging

18 Nov 2010 | The Australian Government has agreed to investigate whether retailers are engaging in profiteering from additional surcharges

Palm oil supplier gets the thumbs down

In the face of green protests, fast-food king shops elsewhere.

12 Oct 2010 | US fast-food giant Burger King will no longer buy palm oil from Sinar Mas.

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Mobility scooters

Get a health check-up first and follow these commonsense tips to skilled and safe scootering.

2 Sep 2010 | Accidents, causing head injuries, fractures and fatality can occur on mobility scooters.

Your feedback is needed

The National Legal Profession Reform Taskforce wants your views on proposed reforms

20 Jul 2010 |

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