Sale of Goods and Supply of Services Act 1980

Size of type in printed contracts and other documents.


53. (1) The Minister may by order prohibit, in relation to goods or services generally or in relation to any specified class of goods or services, any seller of such goods or supplier of such services in the course of a business from making use of any printed contract, guarantee or other specified class of document unless it is printed in type of at least such size as the order prescribes.

(2) In subsection (1) references to printing include type-writing, lithography, photography and other modes of representing or reproducing words in visible form.

(3) A person who contravenes an order under subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence.