Legislation administered by Consumer Affairs Victoria

Overview

As Victoria’s consumer affairs regulator, we administer the following legislation assigned to the Minister for Consumer Affairs.

Access to the full text of all Victorian Acts and Regulations is available from the Victorian Legislation and Parliamentary Documents website.

Legislation updates

For the latest changes to legislation we administer, view our Legislation updates section.

Current legislation

Consumer Affairs Victoria does not warrant that the legislation links appearing below link directly to the latest version of each Act or Regulation. We recommend checking that the words "latest version" appear after the version number, or checking the Version history information. 

A

  1. Associations Incorporation Reform Act 2012
  2. Australian Consumer Law and Fair Trading Act 2012
    incorporating Volume 3, Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (known as the Australian Consumer Law)

B

  1. Business Licensing Authority Act 1998
  2. Business Names (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2011

C

  1. Chattel Securities Act 1987 (except Part 3, which is administered by the Minister for Roads)
  2. Company Titles (Home Units) Act 2013
  3. Consumer Credit (Victoria) Act 1995
  4. Conveyancers Act 2006 
  5. Co-operatives National Law Application Act 2013 (containing the Co-operatives National Law)
  6. Credit Act 1984
  7. Credit (Administration) Act 1984
  8. Credit (Commonwealth Powers) Act 2010

D

  1. Domestic Building Contracts Act 1995 (except Part 5, which is administered by the Attorney-General)

E

  1. Estate Agents Act 1980

F

  1. Fundraising Act 1998 
  2. Funerals Act 2006

G

  1. Goods Act 1958

M

  1. Motor Car Traders Act 1986 

O

  1. Owners Corporations Act 2006

P

  1. Partnership Act 1958

R

  1. Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (ss.23A-25, 27, 32, 33, 45-48, 74-77, 82. 90, 91, 91 A, 102, 102A, 103, 104(1),104(4), 104(5), 104(6), 105(2), 105(2A), 105(3), 124, 128, 130-134, 141-142B, 142D-212, 213AA-215, 230, 232-234, 241, 277, 289A, 291-327, 329-333, 335-339, 341, 343-366, 373-376, 385, 388, 388A, 390, 390A, 395-398, 399A-439M, 480, 486-499, 501-504, 505A-5IOC and 511; s.66(1) jointly with the Minister for Housing; the Act is otherwise administered by the Attorney-General, the Minister for Housing and the Minister for Planning).
  2. Retirement Villages Act 1986
  3. Rooming House Operators Act 2016 (this Act has been passed by the Parliament, but a commencement date has not yet been determined - it is expected to commence in early 2017)

S

  1. Sale of Land Act 1962 
  2. Second-Hand Dealers and Pawnbrokers Act 1989
  3. Sex Work Act 1994
  4. Subdivision Act 1988
    • Part 5
    • Section 43 insofar as it relates to Part 5.

T

  1. Travel Agents Repeal Act 2014

V

  1. Veterans Act 2005 (Part 4 only; the rest of the Act is administered by the Minister for Veterans Affairs)

W

  1. Warehousemen's Liens Act 1958 

Last updated: 13/02/2017

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