The Consumer Protection Act, 1986


Act ID: 198668
Act Number: 68
Enactment Date: 1986-12-24
Act Year: 1986
Short Title: The Consumer Protection Act, 1986
Long Title: An Act to provide for the better protection of the interests of consumers and for that purpose to make provision for the establishment of consumer councils and other authorities for the settlement of consumers disputes and for matters connected therewith.
Ministry: Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Department: Department of Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Date: 15-04-1987
Notification: 15th April, 1987, vide notification No. S.O. 390(E), dated 15th April, 1987 in respect of Chapters I, II and IV, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii). 1st July, 1987, vide notification No. S.O. 568(E), dated 10th June, 1987 in respect of Chapter III, see Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, sec. 3(ii).

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15.04.1987 Consumer Protection Rules 1987
14.09.2018 CP Rules Amendment 2018
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31.05.2005 Consumer Protection Regulations 2005
17.02.2014 CP Act Regulation, 2014
05.04.2018 CP Act Regulation, 2018
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