Consumers experiencing financial difficulties can obtain free advice from the National Debt Helpline.
National Debt Helpline
Tel: 1800 007 007 (Monday to Friday, 9.30 am to 5 pm)
The National Debt Helpline provides a free, independent and confidential financial counselling service. Counsellors have an extensive knowledge of a range of areas of law and policy, including consumer credit law, debt enforcement practices, bankruptcy, industry hardship policies and government financial concessions.