Consumer Protection Council

Sales Promotions Regulations and Guidelines

  • Introduction

    a. CPC, as part of its core mandate, pursuant to Sections 11 and 12 of the Act, is authorised to regulate any advertisement/statement directed at consumers for the purpose of affecting them with respect to purchasing and/or using any product/service.

    b. CPC is empowered, pursuant to Section 31 of the Consumer Protection Council Act, Cap 25 LFN 2004, to make regulations.

    c. CPC, by these Guidelines, in furtherance of the Consumer Protection Council (Sales Promotion) Registration Regulations 2005, provides guidance and direction on the process of seeking and securing approval for any sales promotion.