A major report into telecommunications affordability today launched jointly by the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) and the South Australian Council of Social Service (SACOSS). highlights-concerns about low-income consumers in staying connected to telecommunications services .
SACOSS is the South Australian Council of Social Service, the peak body for the non-government health and community services sector in South Australia.
SACOSS does not accept poverty, inequity or injustice. We will be a powerful and representative voice that leads and supports our community to take actions that achieve our vision of justice, opportunity and shared wealth for all South Australians. We will hold to account governments, business, and communities for actions that disadvantage vulnerable people
Telecommunications affordability report shows those on low incomes missing out
Consumer groups at SACOSS Conference warn of increased electricity disconnections in SA
Attendees at today's SACOSS Conference will hear warnings about the increased risk of electricity disconnections in South Australia with the roll-out of smart meters which enable disconnections to be made remotely instead of during site visits.
Electricity price win for South Australian consumers
The Public Interest Advocacy Centre and South Australian Council of Social Service have
welcomed today’s decision by the Australian Competition Tribunal in relation to South Australian electricity network prices.