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November 20, 2014

Hotels

Hotel and guesthouse owners should be aware of their obligations to consumers and ensure they comply with particular regulations relating to their trade....

November 7, 2014

Electrical Appliances: Pricing and Recycling Guidance

Retailers have legal obligations regarding the actual prices, previous prices and recommended prices of their goods. These prices must be stated truthfully, and it …...

October 4, 2014

Car Rental

Find out more about your rights and obligations if your business provides cars for hire to the general public. Whenever a consumer hires a …...

September 14, 2014

Guidance on Pay-TV Exclusivity in Apartment Developments

The Competition Authority (predecessor of the CCPC) conducted a detailed investigation into the agreements entered into between builders and pay-TV providers in apartment blocks. The Authority formed the view that...

August 23, 2014

Hairdressers

If you are a hairdresser or a barber, you must run your business in accordance with the relevant regulations. There are laws for the …...

August 19, 2014

Guidance on preferred repairer arrangements in the insurance sector

Preferred repairer arrangements involve insurance companies entering into agreements with service providers to repair, restore or replace a car or building when an insurance claim is made....

July 22, 2014

Advertising

Businesses which advertise their goods or services have to comply with the general principle which governs all advertising – this means that all advertising …...

July 10, 2014

Guidance on Collective Action in the Community Pharmacy Sector

This Notice provides guidance on the application of Irish and European competition law to collective action by community pharmacy contractors, and other health professionals, when engaging with the Health Services...

June 22, 2014

Petrol Stations

There are various rules about how petrol stations and other shops and services display their prices, so that consumers can make price comparisons and …...

June 21, 2014

Guide to Unfair Terms in Contracts

We have published guidelines for businesses to help them comply with the legislation on unfair terms in consumer contracts. The guidelines assist in explaining what an unfair term is and...

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