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What are my responsibilities as a consumer? PDF Print
As a consumer, it is your responsibility to educate yourself about your rights and also to shop around and gather as much information as you can before making a purchase. After making a purchase, it is your responsibility to read and follow any product instructions or warnings, so as to keep yourself safe. If you observe breaches of the Consumer Protection Act, you should bring it to our attention this helps us in our job of protecting consumers’ rights.
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2015 FTC Annual Report  [pdf]
2016 Annual Lecture Presentation  [pdf]
Former Commissioner, Prof. Andrew Downes, receives a gift of appreciation from Commissioner Monique Taitt. Prof. Downes was appointed to the Commission at its inception in 2001, became Deputy Chairman in 2006 and served as a member of the telecommunications and fair competition panels. We thank him for his 15 years of service and wish him all the best in his future endeavours.