Guide

The sharing economy: A guide for private traders

Complying with Australia’s consumer law
Publisher
Fair trading regulation Sharing economy Consumer protection Sector regulation Australia
Resources
Description

If you are driving for Uber, renting accommodation via Airbnb or using similar websites or apps to find work or customers, you are part of the sharing economy and this guidance is for you.

If you are a trader this guidance will help you understand:

  • when Australia’s consumer laws apply
  • the relationships involved in the supply of services in the sharing economy
  • the obligations you have to consumers
  • the obligations that platform operators have to you.
Publication Details
License type:
CC BY
Access Rights Type:
open