Unfair Commercial Practices Directive (2005/29) - Ireland

National Law

  • European Communities (Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts) Regulations 1995
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/02/1995
    • In force date: 31/12/1994
European Communities (Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts) Regulations 1995 01/02/1995 31/12/1994
  • Package Holidays and Travel Trade Act, 1995
Package Holidays and Travel Trade Act, 1995 01/10/1995 01/10/1995
Package Holidays and Travel Trade Act, 1995 01/10/1995 01/10/1995
  • European Communities (Contracts for Time Sharing of Immovable Property—Protection of Purchasers) Regulations 1997 and 2000
European Communities (Contracts for Time Sharing of Immovable Property—Protection of Purchasers) Regulations 1997 and 2000 01/01/1997 19/05/1997
  • European Communities (Requirements to Indicate Product Prices) Regulations 2002
    • Adoption date for national laws: 20/12/2002
    • In force date: 01/03/2003
European Communities (Requirements to Indicate Product Prices) Regulations 2002 20/12/2002 01/03/2003
  • European Communities (Certain Aspects of the Sale of Consumer Goods and Associated Guarantees) Regulations 2003
European Communities (Certain Aspects of the Sale of Consumer Goods and Associated Guarantees) Regulations 2003 22/01/2003 22/01/2003
  • Consumer Protection Act 2007
Consumer Protection Act 2007 21/04/2007 12/04/2007
Consumer Protection Bill 2007 01/05/2007 01/05/2007
  • Consumer Protection (Fixed Payment Notice) Regulations 2007
    • Adoption date for national laws: 12/10/2007
    • In force date: 13/10/2007
Consumer Protection (Fixed Payment Notice) Regulations 2007 12/10/2007 13/10/2007
European Communities (Misleading and Comparative Marketing Communications) Regulations 2007 30/11/2007 30/11/2007
European Communities (Court Orders for the Protection of Consumer Interests) Regulations 2010 23/11/2010 23/11/2010
  • European Communities (Court Orders for the Protection of Consumer Interests) Regulations 2010
European Communities (Court Orders for the Protection of Consumer Interests) Regulations 2010 26/11/2010 26/11/2010
  • European Union (Protection of Consumers in respect of Timeshare, Long-Term Holiday Product, Resale and Exchange Contracts) Regulations 2011
European Union (Protection of Consumers in respect of Timeshare, Long-Term Holiday Product, Resale and Exchange Contracts) Regulations 2011 23/02/2011 23/02/2011
European Union (Protection of Consumers in respect of Timeshare, Long-term Holiday Product, Resale and Exchange Contracts) Regulations 2011 23/02/2011 23/02/2011
  • EUROPEAN UNION (TEXTILE FIBRE NAMES AND RELATED LABELLING AND MARKING OF THE FIBRE COMPOSITION OF TEXTILE PRODUCTS) REGULATIONS 2012
EUROPEAN UNION (TEXTILE FIBRE NAMES AND RELATED LABELLING AND MARKING OF THE FIBRE COMPOSITION OF TEXTILE PRODUCTS) REGULATIONS 2012 08/05/2012 08/05/2012
  • Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013
Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013 11/07/2013 11/07/2013
  • European Union (Consumer Information, Cancellation and Other Rights) Regulations 2013
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/12/2013
    • In force date: 14/06/2014
European Union (Consumer Information, Cancellation and Other Rights) Regulations 2013 11/12/2013 14/06/2014
  • Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014
    • Adoption date for national laws: 28/07/2014
    • In force date: 31/10/2014
Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 28/07/2014 31/10/2014
  • European Union (Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements) Regulations 2019
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/03/2019
    • In force date: 11/03/2019
European Union (Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements) Regulations 2019 11/03/2019 11/03/2019
  • European Communities (Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts) Regulations, 1995 and 2000.
European Communities (Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts) Regulations, 1995 and 2000. 01/01/9999 01/01/1995
  • European Communities (Protection of Consumers in Respect of Contracts made by Means of Distance Communication) Regulations, 2001
European Communities (Protection of Consumers in Respect of Contracts made by Means of Distance Communication) Regulations, 2001 01/01/9999 15/05/2001
  • European Communities (Cancellation of Contracts negotiated away from business premises) Regulations, 1989
European Communities (Cancellation of Contracts negotiated away from business premises) Regulations, 1989 01/01/9999 01/01/9999
  • European Communities (Protection of Consumers' Collective Interests) Regulations, 2001
European Communities (Protection of Consumers' Collective Interests) Regulations, 2001 01/01/9999 03/10/2001
  • European Communities (Requirements to Indicate Product Prices) Regulations, 2002
European Communities (Requirements to Indicate Product Prices) Regulations, 2002 01/01/9999 01/03/2003

Enforcement System

No results available


Cases

  • [2011] IEHC 433
    • National ID: [2011] IEHC 433
    • Common Name: McCambridge Limited v Joseph Brennan Bakeries
    • Directive Part: Chapter 2, Section 1, Article 6, 2., (a) Chapter 4, Article 11, 2., (a)
    • Decision type: Court decision, first degree
    • Decision date: 25/10/2011
[2011] IEHC 433 McCambridge Limited v Joseph Brennan Bakeries Chapter 2, Section 1, Article 6, 2., (a) Chapter 4, Article 11, 2., (a)" Court decision, first degree" 25/10/2011
Tesco Ireland Limited v Dunnes Stores N/A link link" Other" 23/12/2009
  • [2015] IEHC 495
    • National ID: [2015] IEHC 495
    • Common Name: N/A
    • Directive Part: link link
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 09/06/2015
[2015] IEHC 495 N/A link link" Other" 09/06/2015
  • [2015] IEHC 495
    • National ID: [2015] IEHC 495
    • Common Name: N/A
    • Directive Part: link link
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 09/06/2015
[2015] IEHC 495 N/A link link" Other" 09/06/2015
  • [2015] IEHC 557
    • National ID: [2015] IEHC 557
    • Common Name: N/A
    • Directive Part: Chapter 2, Section 1
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 25/08/2015
[2015] IEHC 557 N/A Chapter 2, Section 1" Other" 25/08/2015
  • [2016] IEHC 456
    • National ID: [2016] IEHC 456
    • Common Name: O’Meara v Goodbody Stockbrokers
    • Directive Part: link link
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 29/07/2016
[2016] IEHC 456 O’Meara v Goodbody Stockbrokers link link" Other" 29/07/2016

Legal Literature

  • (2008) 26 ILT 260
    • Reference: (2008) 26 ILT 260
    • Title: Collective redress for Consumers under the Consumer Protection Act
    • Author: N. REILLY
    • Publication Year: 2008
(2008) 26 ILT 260 Collective redress for Consumers under the Consumer Protection Act N. REILLY 01/01/1970
  • (2008) 15(11) CLP 263
    • Reference: (2008) 15(11) CLP 263
    • Title: Defending criminal prosecutions under the Consumer Protection Act 2007
    • Author: N. REILLY
    • Publication Year: 2008
(2008) 15(11) CLP 263 Defending criminal prosecutions under the Consumer Protection Act 2007 N. REILLY 01/01/1970
(2008) 15(6) CPL 127 Commercial Law Practitioner and (2008) 15(7) CPL 157 Commercial Law Practitioner The Consumer Protection Act 2007: Rationalising the regulation of misleading commercial practices in Ireland – Part I and Part II N. REILLY 01/01/1970
3(2) QRTL 7 Quarterly Review of Tort Law The Consumer Protection Act 2007 — "Enforcing The New Rules" A. SCHUSTER 01/01/1970
  • (2008) 26 Irish Law Times 46
    • Reference: (2008) 26 Irish Law Times 46
    • Title: The Consumer Protection Act 2007 — "Enforcing The New Rules”
    • Author: A. O’NEILL
    • Publication Year: 2008
(2008) 26 Irish Law Times 46 The Consumer Protection Act 2007 — "Enforcing The New Rules” A. O’NEILL 01/01/1970
  • (2009) 16(1) DULJ 100
    • Reference: (2009) 16(1) DULJ 100
    • Title: The role of traders in the enforcement of the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive: a new unfair competition law for Ireland?
    • Author: N. REILLY
    • Publication Year: 2009
(2009) 16(1) DULJ 100 The role of traders in the enforcement of the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive: a new unfair competition law for Ireland? N. REILLY 01/01/1970
  • 2005 12(5) CLP 125
    • Reference: 2005 12(5) CLP 125
    • Title: The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive and the average consumer
    • Author: N. REILLY
    • Publication Year: 2005
2005 12(5) CLP 125 The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive and the average consumer N. REILLY 01/01/1970

Other material

Consultation Paper on Reform of the Law on Consumer Contract Rights Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation