Know your consumer rights under the Cook Islands
Consumer Guarantee Act 2008 and the Fair Trading Act 2008”
The Consumer Guarantees Act 2008 (CGA 2008) protects consumers by:
- Allowing you to seek repairs, replacements or refunds when goods are faulty
- Setting minimum guarantees for all products and services.
All Cook Islands businesses and people in trade have to meet their responsibilities under the CGA 2008.This means if you have a problem with a product or service, you can do something about it.
To ensure fair trading practices in the Cook Islands the Fair Trading Act 2008 (FTA 2008) prevents:
- Unfair and unsafe trading practices
- False and misleading representations
IMPORTANT CONSUMER LEGISLATION
For further information, please contact:
P.O Box 98, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
T: (+682) 29370 E: [email protected]