scam

Scam alert: 1 June 2018

Scam emails are hitting inboxes in some parts of the state. We’ve received reports of email ‘parking penalties’ that say they are from councils in Sydney and Wollongong.

Scam alert: 22 May 2018

Scam emails pretending to be from Revenue NSW are targeting citizens. The emails feature a fake penalty notice, with an attachment that says it is an ‘annulment application’. Do not open the link. You could potentially corrupt and infect your computer with a virus.

Scam alert: 12 January 2018

Employer warning: Labour hire scams. If your labour hire/payroll processing contract seems like a deal too good to be true – it probably is.

Scam warning: Fake finance department offering money

The NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation is warning the public to hang up on scam callers offering money and seeking personal details.

Scam alert: 7 May 2015

We are aware of a new campaign of ransomware scam emails supposedly from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) seeking payment of traffic infringement notices.

Scam alert: 11 March 2015

OSR is aware of a fake scam targeting land tax clients.

Scam alert: 1 March 2015

Scammers are at it again, sending fake speeding fines to consumers across NSW, the ACT, Victoria and Queensland, as well as several overseas countries, claiming to be from the NSW Office of State Revenue (OSR).

Warning on payroll tax scam

Businesses in NSW, Queensland and the United Kingdom have today reported receiving scam emails threatening imposition of penalties for unpaid payroll tax and including a link to a fake Office of State Revenue (OSR) webpage.

Flick Fake Fines - Scammers Sending Fraudulent Speeding Fines

Scammers are at it again, sending fake speeding fines to consumers across NSW, the ACT, Victoria and Queensland, as well as several overseas countries, claiming to be from the NSW OSR.

Scam alert: 18 February 2015

OSR clients have reported a phone scam involving a cheque worth $7,000 from the 'Department of Finance'...

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