Garda fraud unit in crackdown on car traders across the capital

“The purpose of these inspections was to identify and take enforcement action against dealers who mislead consumers in the sale of crashed and/or clocked cars,” said the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

15th September, 2019

The Garda fraud unit has carried out a series of unannounced inspections of a number of car dealers in Dublin, prompted by concerns about buyers being given false information about clocked or crashed cars.

“The purpose of these inspections was to identify and take enforcement action against dealers who mislead consumers in the sale of crashed and/or clocked cars,” said the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC), the consumer watchdog body which is also involved...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Comment: How the FAI could have avoided the lasting damage of Videogate

Sport Paddy O'Dea 1 day ago

Latest lockdown news is deflating for everyone, but there is an end in sight

Colin Murphy: In law, we are closer to house arrest than a 5km limit

O’Brien, the reluctant media tycoon, is finally free to focus on his telecoms business