The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) is the statutory independent body responsible for, inter alia, the promotion of consumer rights and the enforcement of consumer law.
The CCPC provides information on consumer rights and personal finance including inter alia buying goods, faulty goods, shopping from home, rules on pricing, services and contracts, mobile phone contracts, buying a home, finding a solicitor, scams, cancelled flights, insurance, banking, mortgages.
The CCPC 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 Competition and Consumer Protection Commission,
PO Box 12585,
Reception: +353 1 402 5500
Consumer Helpline: 1890 432 432 / +353 1 402 5555
Media queries: 353 1 703 8600
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