Consumer Protection Act 2007


F87 [ Commission may publish certain information in respect of grocery goods undertakings

86A. (1) The Commission shall keep and maintain a list (the grocery goods undertakings list ) of names and addresses of the following persons, together with a description of their trade, business or profession and the particulars described in subsection (2) :

( a ) any person on whom a fine or other penalty was imposed by a court by or under Chapter 5 of Part 3 ;

( b ) any person against whom a contravention notice takes effect under section 63D(8) or (9) .

(2) The grocery goods undertakings list shall specify, in relation to each person named in the list, any particulars the Commission considers appropriate in respect of the following:

( a ) the matter occasioning any fine or penalty imposed on the person by the court and the amount or nature of that fine or penalty;

( b ) the matter occasioning any order made by the court against the person and the nature of that order;

( c ) the matter occasioning any contravention notice served on the person under this Act.

(3) The Commission may, at any time and in any form or manner the Commission considers appropriate, publish or cause to be published all or any part of the grocery goods undertakings list.

(4) An entry in the grocery goods undertakings list in relation to a person referred to in paragraph (a) or (b) of subsection (1) shall not be included in the consumer protection list under section 86 . ]




Chapter 6A (s. 86A) inserted (31.10.2014) by Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 (29/2014), s. 85, S.I. No. 366 of 2014, in effect as per art. 3.