Know your consumer rights- Law Week 15 May- 21 May

  Happy National Law Week! National Law Week is an annual event to promote public understanding of the law and its role in society. 

Happy National Law Week! National Law Week is an annual event to promote public understanding of the law and its role in society.

Cessnock Library invites you to come and hear Katrina Thompson from NSW Fair Trading speak about consumer rights.  

Did you know that NSW consumers currently make over one million calls and almost 50, 000 complaints to Fair Trading each year?  

If you love shopping, you need to know your rights. Learn when you are entitled to a refund, what is a major or minor fault and if you are classed as a consumer. Uncover the pitfalls of shopping on the internet and how to protected yourself against them and related scams.  

Cessnock City Mayor, Councillor Bob Pynsent said consumers are entitled to know their rights and this workshop will provide locals with invaluable information.  

“This is a fantastic way to increase awareness of your rights in day to day purchase of goods and services. It also provides people with an opportunity to meet with NSW Fair Trading staff and discuss any fair trading matters”, Cr Pynsent said.  

When: Friday 19 May 2017 
Time: 10.30am to 12noon (includes morning tea)
Where: Cessnock City Library  

Bookings are essential. Call Cessnock Library on 4993 4399 to reserve your place.