Guidelines for Business

Our guidance helps businesses to understand their obligations under law and promotes a culture of compliance

The Digital Services Act


The EU Digital Services Act (DSA) regulates online intermediaries and platforms. It aims to ensure platform users’ safety by creating a fair and open …

Nursing Home Guidelines

Date: 12/12/2023

The Nursing Home Guidelines set out the obligations and responsibilities that providers must adhere to under consumer protection law and are aimed at providing …

Guidance on influencer advertising and marketing

Date: 27/10/2023

Influencer marketing on social media can significantly shape consumers’ opinions and purchasing behaviours. Therefore, it is important that when a consumer views commercial content …

Price reductions

Date: 21/11/2022

If you are a business that sells goods, from 29 November 2022 you have new obligations when making price reduction announcements. These new obligations …

Digital content / services

Date: 28/11/2022

Consumers buying from businesses based in Ireland or the EU have strong consumer rights. These rights are part of the Consumer Rights Act 2022 …

Product Prices

Date: 28/11/2022

In general, you must display the selling price of every item offered for sale, and you should make it clear what particular item the …

Resale price maintenance: what you need to know

Date: 30/06/2021

Resale price maintenance (RPM) involves an agreement between a supplier and a reseller, usually a retailer, preventing the reseller from setting its own prices for goods or services.

Platform to Business (P2B) Regulation

Date: 17/11/2020

The CCPC is responsible for monitoring compliance with and enforcement of the Platform to Business Regulations. These rules create a fair business environment for smaller businesses and traders on online platforms. Find out more about the P2B Regulations.

Price fixing: What you need to know

Date: 25/08/2020

A key element of competition is price. It is essential that businesses set their prices independently. Price fixing is a serious form of anti-competitive …

CCPC Guidance for Business re COVID-19 Face Masks

Date: 18/05/2020

This guidance will be helpful to any business who intends to produce or distribute Barrier Masks for consumer use. There are different types of …

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