Consumer Credit Act 1995


F29[Powers of Director in respect of investigations.

7.(1) In conducting an investigation under the designated provisions, the Director may

(a) require any person who, in the opinion of the Director is in possession of information, or has or has access to a record or thing, that is relevant to the investigation to provide the information, record or thing to the Director, and

(b) where appropriate, require the person to attend before the Director for that purpose.

(2) A person to whom a requirement is made under this section shall comply with the requirement, but in doing so is entitled to the same immunities and privileges as if the person were a witness before a court.

(3) A person shall not obstruct or impede the Director in the performance or exercise of the Director's functions under this Act.]




Substituted (1.05.2003) by Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland Act 2003 (12/2003), s. 35(1) and sch. 1 part 21 item 3, S.I. No. 160 of 2003.