Media Statements

For Portfolio: Commerce

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

10/06/2022

Cook

Commerce

Review of commercial tenancy laws for retail shops

7/06/2022

Dawson; Cook

Innovation and ICT; Commerce

ServiceWA app upgrade to keep WA drivers informed of petrol prices

12/05/2022

McGowan; Cook; Buti; Carey

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Finance; Housing

New measures to protect home owners and support building and construction industry

29/04/2022

Cook

Commerce

Changes to licensing for motor vehicle consignment sales in WA

22/03/2022

Cook; Saffioti

Commerce; Transport

McGowan Government to reform WA tow truck industry

17/03/2022

Cook

Commerce

Clearer pricing to avoid confusion over funeral costs

22/02/2022

Cook

Commerce

Association members given chance to modernise WA laws

9/11/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Security of Payment Regulations released for public comment

15/10/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Extra trading hours to encourage shopping locally this Christmas

21/09/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Roadmap for smooth transition to new subcontractor protections

20/09/2021

McGowan; MacTiernan; Sanderson

Premier; Agriculture and Food; Commerce

2021 Perth Royal Show ready to roll with discounted tickets

8/09/2021

Sanderson; Buti

Commerce; Sport and Recreation

Just the ticket - tough new laws to stamp out scalping

4/08/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

$6 million grant bonanza for first home buyers in WA

25/06/2021

Sanderson; Carey

Commerce; Housing

Rent relief grant scheme extended to help struggling tenants

22/06/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Security of Payment Bill passes Parliament

25/05/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Security of Payment Bill to be introduced into Parliament

24/05/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Consumer Protection baton handed to new Commissioner

20/04/2021

Sanderson

Commerce

Women’s rights, child health and tow trucks the focus of awards

31/01/2021

Quigley

Commerce

More financial help to secure tenancies after moratorium ends

17/12/2020

Quigley; Wyatt

Commerce; Treasurer

COVID-19 relief grants expanded to help pay tenants’ rent debt

16/10/2020

Quigley

Commerce

Extra Christmas shopping hours to help stimulate retail trading

25/09/2020

Quigley

Commerce

Rent grant continues for tenants and landlords impacted by COVID-19

23/09/2020

Quigley

Commerce

New legislation to create a fairer system for building and construction industry

10/09/2020

Quigley

Commerce

COVID-19 residential rent laws extended for six months

10/09/2020

Quigley; Papalia

Commerce; Small Business

WA to extend COVID-19 commercial tenancy laws

5/08/2020

Quigley

Commerce

Advocates for WA’s vulnerable consumers become award winners

29/05/2020

Quigley; Papalia

Commerce; Small Business

New WA code provides certainty for commercial tenants

23/04/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Quigley; Papalia

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Small Business

New $154.5 million relief package to support tenants, landlords and construction industry

21/04/2020

McGowan; Quigley

Premier; Commerce

Eviction moratorium and code of conduct to protect WA businesses

21/04/2020

McGowan; Quigley

Premier; Commerce

Moratorium on residential tenancy evictions becomes law in WA

14/04/2020

McGowan; Quigley

Premier; Commerce

New laws to provide support for commercial and residential tenants and landlords

16/03/2020

McGowan; Quigley

Premier; Commerce

Extra shopping hours to help WA's pensioners and people with disabilities

16/10/2019

Quigley

Commerce

Parliament passes laws to protect children from toppling furniture

11/10/2019

Quigley

Commerce

More retail trading hours for Perth shoppers at Christmas

15/04/2019

McGurk; Quigley

Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Commerce

Way forward for tenants facing family violence

6/03/2019

Quigley

Commerce

Local family, community leaders and the ABC win awards

20/02/2019

Quigley; McGurk

Commerce; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence

Parliament passes new tenancy laws to support FDV victims