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Educating the whole family with a consumer rights themed day of fun

The Consumer Council and Radius Housing have teamed up to host a Friday Funday on 23 August 2019 from 10am to 1pm.

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NI Chamber Annual Networking Conference and Business Showcase

The Consumer Council are exhibiting at the NI Chamber Annual Networking Conference and Business Showcase.

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Consumer Parliament 2020

Venue: Assembly Buildings Conference Centre, Belfast. 

The Consumer Council's fourth annual Consumer Parliament. 

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Consumer Parliament Report 2019

The Consumer Council's Third Annual Consumer Parliament. 

Corporate Reports

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Consumer Insight Survey 2019 - Summary Report

In February 2019 YouGov conducted a survey across Northern Ireland on behalf of The Consumer Council to understand key consumer issues. This report covers key findings around Northern Ireland consumers and their household expenditure, if they shop around for essential goods and services and switch and save. In addition, it also highlights if they have been targeted by scams and how well they know their consumer rights.

Research Reports

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Santander Branch Closure - Antrim

The Consumer Council is reminding consumers to think about their banking needs ahead of the Antrim branch closure on 30 May 2019.

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Home Budget Planner - Russian

Планировщик домашнего бюджета - русский

Consumer Guides

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Home Budget Planner - Latvian

Majas Budzeta Planotajs - Latviešu valoda

Consumer Guides

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Debenhams enters into administration - know what to do with your gift cards

Debenhams announced on Tuesday 9 April that it has officially gone into administration, appointing FTI Consulting as the administrator. 

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Northern Ireland consumers paying more for car insurance

The Consumer Council is urging drivers to shop around for better deals on their car insurance, as the latest figures from confused.com reveal Northern Ireland motorists pay more than the UK average.