Consumer Credit fact sheets

The Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act

This page provides an overview of the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act. It explains what the Act covers, who it applies to and the Commerce Commission's role.

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Overview of changes to consumer credit law

This guide provides an overview of the key changes to consumer credit law, most of which will take effect from 6 June 2015.

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How the changes to consumer credit law apply to existing contracts

New Zealand’s consumer credit law is changing, with most changes to take effect from 6 June 2015. This fact sheet explains when and how the new rules will affect consumer credit contracts entered into before 6 June 2015.

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Borrowing money or buying goods on credit: Know your rights and obligations

If you borrow money or buy goods on credit you need to know about the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act.

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Consumer credit contracts

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Consumer leases

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Buy-back transactions

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Health sector fact sheets

The health series of fact sheets is designed to help health professionals work within competition and consumer laws.

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