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.

Click here for Basic Information on CGA 2008

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

Click here for Basic Information on FTA 2008


Consumer Guarantees Act 2008

Fair Trading Act 2008

For further information, please contact:

P.O Box 98, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

T: (+682) 29370 E: [email protected]