The fair trading act exists to promote fair competition and in this way it contributes to the economic wellbeing of all new zealanders it prohibits certain conduct. Fair trading act 1998 consolidated acts of samoa 2008 fair trading act 1998 arrangement of provisions part i preliminary 1 short title and commencement 2. Regulation made by the minister under section 8 of the fair trading act these regulations may be cited as the prepackaged food regulations 1989. The fair trading act (fta) says you must talk fairly about what you sell — in person, in print or online this is to make sure traders don’t oversell or make. I fair trading act 1999 act no 16/1999 table of provisions section page part 1—preliminary 1 1 purposes 1 2 commencement 2 3 definitions 2.
Notifications explanatory statements exposure drafts ministers and administrative arrangements gazettes regulatory impact statements disallowance and amendment. Lists legislation administered by consumer affairs victoria, consumer affairs victoria does not warrant that the australian consumer law and fair trading act. The fair trading act introduction if you are in business, it is important that you understand how the fair trading act affects your day-to-day operations. Act no 51 of 1974 as amended, taking into account amendments up to act no 148 of 2010: an act relating to competition, fair trading and consumer protection, and for.
The consumer nz free guide to your rights under the fair trading act. Get help from citizens advice about your consumer rights they can also refer your complaint to local trading standards officers who may then investigate on your behalf. Alberta motor vehicle industry council - revised march 2015 1 alberta’s consumer protection laws set out the rules for what an automotive business can and cannot. Fair trading act date of commencement: 5th november, 2001 an act to provide for a standard code of trading conduct and to prohibit certain conduct and practices in.
Fair-trade law: fair-trade law, in the united states, any law allowing manufacturers of branded or trademarked goods (or in some instances distributors of such. New zealand's trusted source of independent consumer information get instant access to test reports, product reviews, buying advice and accredited businesses. Contents page 2 fair trading act 1987 no 68 contents page historical version for 1382010 to 31122010 (generated on 5012011 at 16:23) 10 exclusion of liability 13. Fair trading act changes for b2c unfair contract terms and for b2b: an update we continue our series of articles starting with new nz law – many consumer supply. The australian professional liability blog stephen warne on professional negligence, regulation and discipline around the world.
Fair trading act – help on trade me, new zealand’s #1 auctions and classifieds website. This act may be cited as the fair trading act 1979 in this act. Consumer law new zealand's of pieces of legislation primarily, the general provisions are contained in the consumer guarantees act 1993 and the fair trading act.
If you are experiencing difficulties in lodging an online complaint you may need to download the complaint form and follow the instructions if you would like further. Western australia for information the acl replaced the following fair trading and consumer protection laws in wa: fair trading act 1987 (wa.
Fair trading act 1986 new zealand parliament an act to prohibit certain conduct and practices in trade, to provide for the disclosure of consumer information. As you may be aware, on 17 march 2015, changes to the fair trading act (introducing unfair contract term provisions) come into force these changes mean that, from 17. Overview fair trading is responsible for enforcing the australian consumer law in the act fair trading assists and protects the community through the administration.