Commentary

148 The structure of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and its relationship to other legislation

COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS vol 7(2)
| Commentary

148 The structure of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and its relationship to other legislation

| Commentary

148 The structure of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and its relationship to other legislation

As noted above, the Consumer Rights Act 2015 is partly a consolidating measure, bringing together into one legislative measure provisions found in other Acts and statutory instruments. The method adopted is:

  1. 148.1

        to remove from other Acts provisions relating to consumers; and

  2. 148.2

        to make provisions that apply to both consumers and non-consumers no longer apply to consumers1.

As for the two relevant statutory instruments (Sale and Supply of Goods to Consumer Regulations 2002, and Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999) these no longer apply

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