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Legislative provisionCompetition and Consumer Act 2010
Incorporating the Australian Consumer Law (in Schedule 2) - the Trade Practices Act 1974 was re-named the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 on 1 January 2011.

Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cth) [historical]
Implied terms, misleading conduct, unconscionable conduct
Note: The TPA was renamed the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 from 1 January 2011 following the passage of the Trade Practices Amendment (Australian Consumer Law) Bill (No. 2) 2010

Corporations Act 2001
Capacity

 

New South Wales

 

South Australia

 

Victoria

Fair Trading Act 1999 (Vic) (AustLII)
Implied terms, misleading conduct, unconscionable conduct, unfair terms

Goods Act 1958 (Vic)
Implied terms, capacity

Instruments Act 1958
Formalities

Sale of Goods (Vienna Convention) Act 1987 (Vic) (AustLII)

Supreme Court Act 1986
Capacity of minors

 

United Kingdom

Fair Trading Act 1999 (Vic) (AustLII)
Implied terms, misleading conduct, unconscionable conduct, unfair terms

Goods Act 1958 (Vic)
Implied terms, capacity

Instruments Act 1958
Formalities

Sale of Goods (Vienna Convention) Act 1987 (Vic) (AustLII)

Supreme Court Act 1986
Capacity of minors