FOR RELEASE: 1 December 2020
Consumer groups call for radical overhaul of privacy laws
Consumer groups have called for a radical overhaul of privacy laws to provide greater protections for consumers to counterbalance the increased use and exploitation of big data by business and industry.
FOR RELEASE: 26 November 2020
Young people wading in a sea of debt
Young people wading in sea of debt as they bear the brunt of COVID-19
FOR RELEASE: October 2020
A tale of two homes
Australia’s housing market divides the population
FOR RELEASE: 21 September 2020
Telco woes plague nation
Australian’s living with a disability experiencing worst service from providers during COVID stress.
FOR RELEASE: 18 August 2020
Young people face debt tsunami as they borrow from their future to make ends meet
May to July research from CPRC.
FOR RELEASE: 11 August 2020
Free webinars to help regional Victorians take control of their energy bills.
FOR RELEASE: May 2020
Consumers and COVID-19 – Consumer Policy Research Report
1 in 4 Australians are struggling to pay for essential services such as energy, groceries and insurance, adding to existing rent and mortgage stress. CPRC research launch.
FOR RELEASE: 20 April 2020
Support and resources to manage energy bills as consumers spend more time at home and face sky-rocketing utility bills
With 2 in 3 Australians already experiencing some level of financial stress, the knock-on effects of COVID-19 will expose many more Victorians to financial vulnerability
FOR RELEASE: 30 January 2020
Older Australians left abandoned and confused by home care system
Consumer research centre releases latest report – Choosing care: the difficulties of navigating home care.
FOR RELEASE 1 July 2019
ACCC Digital Platforms Report
CPRC welcomes the ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry Final Report
FOR RELEASE: 29 May 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
FOR RELEASE: 25 February 2019
The renter’s journey
Renters must be at centre of reforms, CPRC report finds
FOR RELEASE: 17 October 2018
But are they any good?
Consumers need a sunlight remedy – we’re still in the dark when it comes to quality of service