Welcome to the Commerce Commission

Achieving the best possible outcomes in competitive and regulated markets for the long-term benefit of New Zealanders

Fair Trading

The Fair Trading Act prohibits false and misleading consumer information.

Consumer Credit

The Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act helps protect consumers when they're borrowing money. It helps ensure consumers can make informed choices and know what they're agreeing to.

Business Competition

Consumers benefit from efficient markets with the result that goods and services are provided at competitive prices.

Cartel Leniency Policy and Guidelines

Regulated Industries

Through a range of regulatory tools, the Commission promotes competitive outcomes in markets where competition is not possible.

Jargon buster

Find the meaning of specialist words.

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