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Order No. 196 on consumer protection in adherence to the Energy Supply Act.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Order applies to consumer contracts for the sale of electricity as a power trading business where the consumer acts primarily outside his profession. The Order also applies to the agreement on grid use. Consumers and trading businesses must establish a contract for the sale of electricity which at least includes the business particulars, which energy services are being offered, timeframe of energy supply and prices/fees. Price reductions and other changes favorable to the consumer are not reuqired to be notified, as well as changes in taxes, duties and the likes.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
1 March 2013.
Notes
Implementing Directive 2009/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 July 2009 concerning common rules for the internal market in electricity and repealing Directive 2003/54/EC Text with EEA relevance.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bekendtg relse om forbrugerbeskyttelse i medf r af lov om elforsyning.
Implements