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CMA’s consumer powers: updated guidance

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The CMA has published updated guidance on its consumer powers.

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Summary

The CMA consulted on updated draft guidance on its consumer powers.

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Consultation description

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is inviting views on its updated draft guidance on its consumer powers.

The guidance:

  • sets out how the CMA uses its consumer powers to address market wide consumer problems
  • explains how it enforces consumer protection law and its investigatory enforcement powers

The CMA is interested to hear views on the clarity and detail of the draft guidance and whether it is helpful to have a single set of guidance which consolidates previous guidance.

The draft guidance is intended to update and replace the following:

Documents

Consultation document: draft guidance on the CMA's consumer powers

Draft guidance on the CMA's consumer powers

Published 26 May 2016
Last updated 17 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Summary of responses published.
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