Complaint Handling Process | Sunshine Toyota on the Sunshine Coast

Complaint Handling Process


We know that sometimes things do not go the way they should.

If there is something about our products or services that you aren’t happy with at Sunshine Toyota, then let’s work

together to see if we can resolve it quickly and easily.

Please raise any complaints or concerns with our Customer Service Team which consists of the following people:

Dan Le Roux - New Vehicles (

Phil Vautin - Used Vehicles (

Scott Young - Service (

 They can be contacted via email or you can call the dealership on (07) 5493 3900 during business hours.


Before contacting us, we will need your help to provide some information so we can assist you:

Personal details

Including your name, address, phone number and email.

Vehicle identification

Vehicle identification number (VIN) and/or registration details.

Details of your complaint

Please include as much information as possible.

Once we have received your complaint we will:

1) Acknowledge it within 2 business days,

2) Advise you of an indicative timeframe in which you can expect an outcome,

3) Gather information, engage relevant departments and conduct an investigation into your complaint,

4) Lastly we will advise the outcome of your complaint and any further steps if required.

Unfortunately, there will be instances when our resolution to your complaint might not align with your expectations. Sunshine Toyota is committed

to helping you resolve any issues or complaints as quickly as we can in accordance with Customers’ rights under the consumer guarantees in the

Australian Consumer Law (ACL). You are welcome to request a review which we can facilitate on your behalf through Toyota Australia. Should you still be

dissatisfied with the outcome, your next step is to contact:

Office of Fair Trading or seek independent legal advice


We also recommend reviewing the information provided by the ACCC for more information on your consumer rights.

Regardless of whether your feedback is positive or negative, it will greatly assist our dealership and provide an opportunity to “kaizen” or continuously improve

our service to you. Kaizen forms one of the key pillars of Toyota globally – there is always a better way and we aim to deliver this to you at Sunshine Toyota.

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