Consumer Protection Act 2007


Offence: preventing the reading of prices.

60.— (1) A trader shall not, without reasonable cause, prevent a person from, or obstruct or interfere with that person in—

( a) reading the prices displayed on or in relation to products supplied by the trader, or

( b) entering premises for purposes described in paragraph (a), if those premises are where the trader supplies those products.

(2) A trader who contravenes subsection (1)(a) or (b) commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to the fines and penalties provided in Chapter 4 of Part 5 .