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The National Consumer Agency was established under the Consumer Protection Act 2007 (PDF, 562KB) with effect from the 1st May 2007. The Agency’s specific mandate includes advocacy, research, information, enforcement, education and awareness. The Agency enforces a wide range of consumer protection laws, including laws on deceptive trading practices (including unfair, misleading and aggressive), consumer credit, package travel, unfair contract terms, timeshare, consumer safety (mandatory standards), food labelling, textile labelling, unit pricing and price displays. The Central Bank Reform Act 2010 transferred the consumer education and information roles of the Financial Regulator to the Agency with effect from the 1st January 2011.

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National Consumer Agency

4 Harcourt Road

Dublin 2


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Last modified: 22/12/2011

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