Does the Consumer Protection Act Apply to Commercial Lease Agreements

The Consumer Protection Act (CPA) is a set of regulations that aims to protect the interests of consumers in South Africa. It covers a broad range of consumer-related issues, including the sale of goods and services, product liability, product safety, and consumer education. But does the CPA also apply to commercial lease agreements? In short, yes, it does. Here`s why. First, it`s important to note that the CPA defines a “consumer” as any person to whom goods or services are marketed or supplied in the ordinary course of a…

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