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Consumer Protection Law No. 4077 as amended by Act No 4822

Turkey Current 2003

This law aims to ensure the protection of consumers through disclosure of product and service-related specifications, including financial implications (if related to banking products), and including environmental or health hazards of those products (if related to hazardous products).

Issuer name

Ministry of Industry and Trade

Government ministry

Business/Trade/Industry

More information

"The purpose of this act is to take measures aimed at protecting the health, safety and economic interests of consumers in line with the public good, building consumer awareness, indemnifying losses incurred by consumers and protecting them against environmental hazards; to promote consumer initiatives aimed at protecting consumer interests and to encourage volunteer organizations aimed at devising consumer-related policies"

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

NA

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Waste & Hazardous Substances

ESG coverage- S (Social)

Product & Services Responsibility

Status

Current

Country

Turkey

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2003

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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