Consumer Contracts Regulations

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Consumer Contracts Regulations

Posted by Bresson Alexandrine on Monday, 9 September, 2019 09:58:06

Consumer contracts are those between traders and consumers, and require agreement from at least two parties. To understand your legal responsibilities when selling to consumers, you need to know how and when a contract is made.

Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 Scope The Consumer Contracts (Information Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) cover on-premises, off-premises and distance trader to consumer contracts subject to certain exceptions. This includes auctions (although there are no

These Regulations may be cited as the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 and shall come into force on 1st October 1999. Revocation 2. The Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1994(c) are hereby revoked.

The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (the Regulations) came into force on 13 June 2014. They place obligations on traders requiring inclusion of certain terms in consumer contracts and provision of particular pre-contract information.

The Consumer Contracts Regulations will come into force on 13 June 2014 and will apply to consumer contracts (distance contracts, off-premises contracts and on-premises contracts) which are made

The Consumer Rights Act applies to purchases made both in-store and online (all purchases, basically) and the Consumer Contracts Regulations provides extra protection for consumers making purchases off-premises, or at a distance (this includes purchases made online, over the phone, or by mail order).