ACCC files proceedings against third energy retailer for ignoring Do Not Knock sticker

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has filed proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia against another energy retailer, EnergyAustralia Pty Ltd (formerly TRUenergy Pty Ltd), and four marketing and sales companies engaged by Energy Australia, in relation to their door-to-door selling practices. It’s the third time the ACCC has instituted proceedings against an

Businesses ignoring Do Not Knock stickers are risking big fines, as Consumer Action publishes information about alleged Australian Consumer Law infringements

It’s been five months since businesses across Australia were put on notice about the enforceability of Do Not Knock stickers, after the Federal Court’s landmark decision that a sticker is a request to leave a premise under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).  It was certainly an expensive lesson for energy retailer Neighbourhood Energy and marketer