News and Opinion

August 19, 2019

How can retailers improve access and outcomes for consumers with cognitive disabilities?

Guest post by Dr Yvette Maker and Prof Jeannie Paterson, University of Melbourne Service providers’ poor conduct towards consumers with… Read More ▸

August 16, 2019

Minister Lily D’Ambrosio launches $640k energy program to support Victorians experiencing vulnerability

DELWP partners with CPRC and CISVic to launch innovative and accessible energy information program, equipping 600+ emergency relief workers in… Read More ▸

July 26, 2019

ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry Final Report

Economy-wide reform required to protect consumers Friday 26 July 2019 – Consumer Policy Research Centre (CPRC) welcomes the release of… Read More ▸

July 24, 2019

Human Rights and Citizenship

CPRC CEO, Lauren Solomon’s opening response at the 2019 University of Melbourne Digital Citizens Conference Thank you so much to… Read More ▸

June 14, 2019

How consumers can protect themselves in the digital environment

CPRC has been very lucky to host two interns from the University of Melbourne since March this year – Pan… Read More ▸

May 30, 2019

Research Launch Webinar: A Day In The Life Of Data

Every day, our behaviour is monitored, collected, sold and shared to generate detailed online consumer profiles. What does this mean… Read More ▸

May 29, 2019

CPRC research finds Australian consumers in the dark when it comes to data free-for-all

New report highlights current business practices and necessary reforms to prepare Australia for the Fourth Industrial Revolution A new report… Read More ▸

May 14, 2019

Will Australia need a new approach to data protection?

Data and digital transformation in consumer markets CPRC CEO, Lauren Solomon’s presentation at the 2019 Australian Consumer Law Conference Enhancing… Read More ▸