The Consumer Affairs Commission Jamaica

An Agency of the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce
Government of Jamaica

Who We Are and What We Do
 

The Consumer Affairs Commission is a government agency established to inform, educate and empowerconsumers to protect themselves in the marketplace.

The work of the Commission is three pronged: we engage in market research, provide complaint resolutionservices and run a vibrant consumer education programme.  All the services provided by the Commission are free as the organization is fully funded by Government.    

The CAC operates under the Trade Act of 1955 and the Consumer Protection Act of 2005.
 
 
CAC News
CAC Investigating Complaints Related to “bad gas” 18 January 2016, 20.11 Administrator CAC News
CAC Investigating Complaints Related to “bad gas”
 Pursuant to its legal mandate, the Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC) continues to investigate complaints relating to “bad gas” with a view to seeking redress under the Consumer Protection Act from the
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Consumer Matters December 2015 - The Christmas Edition 30 November 2015, 23.50 Administrator CAC News
Consumer Matters December 2015 - The Christmas Edition
  The December 2015 edition of Consumer Matters Newsletter is now available for download. This Consumer Affairs Commission publication seeks to provide important consumer advicec and general information. Download
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Consumer Matters Newsletter September 2015 Edition Now Available 04 November 2015, 16.11 Administrator CAC News
Consumer Matters Newsletter September 2015 Edition Now Available
The September 2015 edition of Consumer Matters Newsletter is now available for download. This Consumer Affairs Commission publication seeks to provide important consumer advicec and general information.   Download
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Consumers receive J-17.8M in Refunds/Compensation in first half of the Financial Year
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 26, 2015 In the first half of the 2015/2016 Financial Year, the Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC) secured $17,849,449.78 million in refunds/compensation on behalf of aggrieved
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RECALL: HONDA AIRBAG INFLATORS ATL published in Gleaner Oct 7, 2015 08 October 2015, 00.38 Administrator CAC News
RECALL: HONDA AIRBAG INFLATORS ATL published in Gleaner Oct 7, 2015
Please see ad published in today’s (October 7, 2015) Gleaner re: Honda Airbag Inflators Recall by
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