ACCC – Australian Competition & Consumer Commission

Definition & Advice
Little Black Book of Scams (pdf to download)
To report a Scam

Australian Communications and Media Authority

To report a spam SMS mobile message:
Forward the SMS to 0429 999 888

ASIC’s MoneySmart

Where to Report Different Scams

Australian Government

ACORN – Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network
To report cybercrime

Australian Cyber Security Centre
Cyber Security Incident Report Form
To report a cyber security incident online

Department of Human Services
Scams and your online security

StaySmart Online
StaySmart Online Alert Service
For information on the latest online threats

Office of the eSafety Commmissioner
eSafetyWomen – Scams

Craigslist Safety Advice


To check your credit (an indicator if you’ve been a victim of ID Theft)
Disclaimer: NHW cannot endorse a product or service – please do your own research.

Fair Trading NSW

Consumer Warnings
Travelling Conmen
To report, Travelling Conman Hotline Phone: 1300 133 408 (8:30am – 5pm Mon-Fri).


Fact-checking website, to de-bunk false stories and hoaxes

ID Care

Support after you’re scammed

Scam Targeting Mandarin Speakers Fact Sheet (pdf to download)
简报: 华人成为诈骗目标 Mandarin version (pdf to download)

National Cyber Security Alliance


NSW Police

To Protect Yourself Online crime prevention video
To protect yourself from scammers video


Fact-checking website, to de-bunk false stories and hoaxes