In just a few months, the Consumer Rights Act 2015 will be bringing consumer law into the 21st century.
Heralded as the biggest shake-up of consumer law in a generation, these changes will not only be setting out clear and updated consumer rights for good and services, but for the first time, will also be taking in account digital services.
With this in mind, Hertfordshire Trading Standards is advising that local businesses in and around Watford ensure they are aware of these rights and how the changes may affect them.
The main changes, which will be introduced on October 1st 2015, are:
Are you unsure as to how the new Consumer Rights Act 2015 will affect your Watford business? For further information and advice about the new legislation, call Hertfordshire Trading Standards on their Business Advice Hotline – 01707 282 401.
Consumers can call the Citizens Advice Consumer Service on 03454 040 506.