n SA Mercantile Law Journal = SA Tydskrif vir Handelsreg - A consumer's right to disclosure and information : comments on the plain language provisions of the Consumer Protection Act

Volume 22, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1015-0099
  • E-ISSN: 1996-2185



The Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 ('the Act'), signed into law on 24 April 2009, ushers in a new era for consumer protection in South Africa. When it takes effect on 24 October 2010, it will repeal and replace the country's outdated and fragmented consumer protection laws with a single consolidated statute.

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