Reforms designed to stop excessive credit card surcharges come into effect on 18 March. However, no official agency will be enforcing the changes. Responsibility will instead lie with major credit card companies to keep retailers in line.
That’s why it is up to you to demand an end to excessive surcharging by the big offenders.
Consumers should not be subjected to excessive credit card surcharges designed to pad the bottom lines of companies such as Qantas, Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Tiger Airways and Cabcharge. You can help end excessive surcharging by signing our petition now.
It is up to us as consumers to demand an end excessive surcharging.