Consumer Rights Directive (2011/83) - Finland

National Law

  • Package Travel Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 28/11/1994
    • In force date: 01/07/1995
Package Travel Act 28/11/1994 01/07/1995
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 16/12/1994
    • In force date: 01/01/1995
Consumer Protection Act 16/12/1994 01/01/1995
  • Act on Transnational Injunction Procedure
    • Adoption date for national laws: 21/12/2000
    • In force date: 01/01/2001
Act on Transnational Injunction Procedure 21/12/2000 01/01/2001
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 13/12/2001
    • In force date: 01/01/2002
Consumer Protection Act 13/12/2001 01/01/2002
  • Unfair Business Practices Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/08/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Unfair Business Practices Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Unfair Business Practices Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/08/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Unfair Business Practices Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Act amending Chapter 2 of the Consumer Protection Act
Act amending Chapter 2 of the Consumer Protection Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Unfair Business Practices Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/08/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Unfair Business Practices Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/08/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Consumer Protection Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 29/08/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Consumer Protection Act 29/08/2008 01/10/2008
  • Government decree on practices in marketing and customer relationships considered unfair to the consumer
Government decree on practices in marketing and customer relationships considered unfair to the consumer 11/09/2008 01/10/2008
  • Finnish Government's decree on unfair practices with regard to consumers in marketing and customer relations
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/09/2008
    • In force date: 01/10/2008
Finnish Government's decree on unfair practices with regard to consumers in marketing and customer relations 11/09/2008 01/10/2008
  • Act on Package Travel Businesses
    • Adoption date for national laws: 19/12/2008
    • In force date: 01/07/2009
Act on Package Travel Businesses 19/12/2008 01/07/2009
  • Act amending the Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/03/2011
    • In force date: 15/06/2011
Act amending the Consumer Protection Act 11/03/2011 15/06/2011
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/03/2011
    • In force date: 15/06/2011
Consumer Protection Act 11/03/2011 15/06/2011
  • Decree of the Ministry of Justice on information sheets and sheets for contract withdrawal described in chapter 10 of the Consumer Protection Act.
    • Adoption date for national laws: 28/03/2011
    • In force date: 15/06/2011
Decree of the Ministry of Justice on information sheets and sheets for contract withdrawal described in chapter 10 of the Consumer Protection Act. 28/03/2011 15/06/2011
  • Finnish Government’s decree on providing the price of the consumer good in marketing
    • Adoption date for national laws: 11/07/2013
    • In force date: 18/07/2013
Finnish Government’s decree on providing the price of the consumer good in marketing 11/07/2013 18/07/2013
  • Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 30/12/2013
    • In force date: 13/06/2014
Consumer Protection Act 30/12/2013 13/06/2014
  • Electricity Market Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 30/12/2013
    • In force date: 13/06/2014
Electricity Market Act 30/12/2013 13/06/2014
  • Decree of the Ministry of Justice on the Withdrawal Form and Withdrawal Instructions Referred to in Chapter 6 of the Consumer Protection Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 04/02/2014
    • In force date: 13/06/2014
Decree of the Ministry of Justice on the Withdrawal Form and Withdrawal Instructions Referred to in Chapter 6 of the Consumer Protection Act 04/02/2014 13/06/2014
  • Consumer Protection Act 38/1978
Consumer Protection Act 38/1978 01/01/9999 01/09/1978
  • Act on Package Travel Undertakings 1080/1994
Act on Package Travel Undertakings 1080/1994 01/01/9999 01/07/1995
  • Personal Data Act
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Personal Data Act 01/01/9999 01/01/9999
  • Com data protection Act 516/2004
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
Com data protection Act 516/2004 01/01/9999 01/01/9999
  • Package Travel Act 1079/1994
Package Travel Act 1079/1994 01/01/9999 01/07/1995
  • Regulation on Price Indications in Marketing of Consumer Goods 1359/1999
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/04/2000
Regulation on Price Indications in Marketing of Consumer Goods 1359/1999 01/01/9999 01/04/2000
  • Act on Cross Border Injunction Procedure 1189/2000
Act on Cross Border Injunction Procedure 1189/2000 01/01/9999 01/01/2001
  • New Act on Package Travel Undertakings 939/2008
    • Adoption date for national laws: 01/01/9999
    • In force date: 01/01/9999
New Act on Package Travel Undertakings 939/2008 01/01/9999 01/01/9999

Enforcement System

No results available


Cases

  • 1102/33/2015
    • National ID: 1102/33/2015
    • Common Name: Kuluttajariitalautakunnan ratkaisu
    • Directive Part: Chapter 3, Article 9, 1.
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 16/11/2015
1102/33/2015 Kuluttajariitalautakunnan ratkaisu Chapter 3, Article 9, 1." Other" 16/11/2015
  • 4865/36/2014
    • National ID: 4865/36/2014
    • Common Name: Kuluttajariitalautakunnan ratkaisu
    • Directive Part: Chapter 3, Article 9, 1.
    • Decision type: Other
    • Decision date: 20/10/2016
4865/36/2014 Kuluttajariitalautakunnan ratkaisu Chapter 3, Article 9, 1." Other" 20/10/2016
  • 2013/455
    • National ID: 2013/455
    • Common Name: MAO:605/14
    • Directive Part: Chapter 3, Article 8, 1.
    • Decision type: Court decision, first degree
    • Decision date: 29/08/2014
2013/455 MAO:605/14 Chapter 3, Article 8, 1." Court decision, first degree" 29/08/2014

Legal Literature

  • Talentum Pro, 1. painos, 2015
Talentum Pro, 1. painos, 2015 Consumer Protection Law PELTONEN, A., MÄÄTTÄ, K. 01/01/1970
  • Kauppakamari, 2016
Kauppakamari, 2016 Consumer Sales MONONEN, M. 01/01/1970
  • Kauppakamari, 2015
    • Reference: Kauppakamari, 2015
    • Title: Marketing jurisprudence 2015 – revision book
    • Author: KOIVUMÄKI, E. and HÄKKÄNEN, P.
    • Publication Year: 2015
Kauppakamari, 2015 Marketing jurisprudence 2015 – revision book KOIVUMÄKI, E. and HÄKKÄNEN, P. 01/01/1970

Other material

Online, mail order and telephone sales all constitute distance selling Kilpailu- ja kuluttajavirasto (the Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority)
  • Door-to-door sales
    • Title: Door-to-door sales
    • Emanating from: Kilpailu- ja kuluttajavirasto (the Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority)
Door-to-door sales Kilpailu- ja kuluttajavirasto (the Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority)
Guidelines of the Consumer Ombudsman: Online Shopping and other distance sale Kuluttaja-asiamies (The Consumer Ombudsman)
Guidelines of the Consumer Ombudsman: Door-to-door selling Kuluttaja-asiamies (The Consumer Ombudsman)
Knowledge increases safety Several Government agencies