Minister: Attorney-General and Minister for Justice
Agency: Department of Justice and Attorney-General


Fair Trading Act 1989 No. 84

Fair Trading Act 1989 No. 84

date of assent 21 September 1989

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 9 October 1989 (proc pubd ind gaz 7 October 1989 p 1003)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1991 No. 97 ss 1–3 sch 2

date of assent 17 December 1991

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1992 No. 68 ss 1–3 sch 1

date of assent 07 December 1992

commenced on date of assent

Fair Trading Amendment Act 1994 No. 36

date of assent 12 August 1994

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1994 No. 87 ss 1–3 sch 1

date of assent 01 December 1994

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law Revision Act (No. 2) 1995 No. 58 ss 1–2, 4 sch 1

date of assent 28 November 1995

commenced on date of assent

Public Service Act 1996 No. 37 ss 1–2, 147 sch 2

date of assent 22 October 1996

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 1996 (1996 SL No. 361)

Fair Trading Amendment Act 1997 No. 12 pts 1–2

date of assent 15 May 1997

ss 6, 28–29, 41 and 50 commenced 16 May 1998 (automatic commencement under AIA s 15DA (2))

remaining provisions commenced on date of assent

Justice and Other Legislation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1997 No. 82 ss 1–2(1), 3 pt 12 sch

date of assent 05 December 1997

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1999 No. 19 ss 1–3 sch

date of assent 30 April 1999

commenced on date of assent

Equity and Fair Trading (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1999 No. 63 pts 1, 6

date of assent 06 December 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 10 March 2000 (2000 SL No. 36)

Retirement Villages Act 1999 No. 71 ss 1–2, 239 sch 1

date of assent 06 December 1999

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (2000 SL No. 119)

GST and Related Matters Act 2000 No. 20 ss 1, 2(4), 29 sch 3

date of assent 23 June 2000

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2000 (see s 2 (4))

Equity and Fair Trading (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2000 No. 24 pts 1, 9

date of assent 27 June 2000

commenced on date of assent

Corporations (Ancillary Provisions) Act 2001 No. 45 ss 1–2, 29 sch 3

date of assent 28 June 2001

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

sch 3 commenced 15 July 2001 (see s 2 (2) of Act 2001 No. 45 (Qld) and Corporations Act 2001 No. 50 (Cwlth) and proc pubd Cwlth of Australia gaz 13 July 2001, No. S285)

remaining provision commenced immediately before 15 July 2001 (see s 2 (1) of Act 2001 No. 45 (Qld) and Corporations Act 2001 No. 50 (Cwlth) and proc pubd Cwlth of Australia gaz 13 July 2001, No. S285)

Tourism, Racing and Fair Trading (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2002 No. 13 ss 1, 2(3), pt 10

date of assent 24 April 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

ss 37–40 commenced 1 July 2002 (2002 SL No. 149)

remaining provisions commenced 7 June 2002 (2002 SL No. 133)

Tourism, Racing and Fair Trading (National Competition Policy) Amendment Act 2002 No. 52 ss 1–2(1), 19 sch

date of assent 24 September 2002

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1) (a)–(b))

Fair Trading and Another Act Amendment Act 2002 No. 61 pts 1, 3

date of assent 14 November 2002

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 13 December 2002 (2002 SL No. 354)

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2003 No. 19 ss 1, 3 sch

date of assent 09 May 2003

commenced on date of assent

Motor Vehicles Securities and Other Acts Amendment Act 2003 No. 22 ss 1–2, 30 sch

date of assent 09 May 2003

commenced on date of assent (see s 2 (1))

Tourism, Racing and Fair Trading (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2003 No. 94 s 1, pt 10

date of assent 03 December 2003

commenced on date of assent

Tourism, Fair Trading and Wine Industry Development (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2005 No. 14

date of assent 22 April 2005

commenced on date of assent

Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2007 No. 36

date of assent 29 August 2007

commenced on date of assent

Justice (Fair Trading) Legislation Amendment Act 2008 No. 69 pts 1, 5

date of assent 11 December 2008

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 22 May 2009 (2009 SL No. 68)

Criminal Proceeds Confiscation and Other Acts Amendment Act 2009 No. 2 pts 1, 3

date of assent 23 February 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2009 (2009 SL No. 67)

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (Jurisdiction Provisions) Amendment Act 2009 No. 24 ss 1–2, ch 5 pt 26

date of assent 26 June 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 December 2009 (2009 SL No. 252)

Criminal Code and Other Legislation (Misconduct, Breaches of Discipline and Public Sector Ethics) Amendment Act 2009 No. 25 pt 1, s 83 sch

date of assent 11 August 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 2 November 2009 (2009 SL No. 241)

Trade Measurement Legislation Repeal Act 2009 No. 50 ss 1–2, 18 sch

date of assent 19 November 2009

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (2010 SL No. 127)

City of Brisbane Act 2010 No. 23 ss 1–2(1), 352 sch 1

date of assent 17 June 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 July 2010 (see s 2 (1))

Fair Trading (Australian Consumer Law) Amendment Act 2010 No. 54 pts 1–2

date of assent 01 December 2010

ss 1–2 commenced on date of assent

remaining provisions commenced 1 January 2011 (2010 SL No. 359)

Treasury and Trade and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2013 No. 39 ss 1, 110(1) sch 3 pt 1

date of assent 23 September 2013

commenced on date of assent

Tackling Alcohol-Fuelled Violence Legislation Amendment Act 2016 No. 4

date of assent 04 March 2016

ss 12, pts 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 comm on date of assent

Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2019 No. 12

date of assent 11 April 2019

pts 2–5 comm 1 September 2019 (2019 SL No. 163)

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