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Audience: Consumers

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September 1, 2018

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This publication outlines the rules and regulations that must be followed by Alberta businesses that sell goods by public auction. Such sales are governed by the Fair Trading Act, the Public Auctions Regulation and the Sale of Goods Act.

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auctions

Views: 1493
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March 1, 2017

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This publication explains how to file a complaint with Consumer Services and when an investigation may be opened, as well as other options available to consumers.


Views: 1734
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November 1, 2017

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The Government of Alberta licenses or registers businesses under the Fair Trading Act, Charitable Fund-raising Act, Cemeteries Act and the Cooperatives Act. This publication describes what businesses require a licence, how to apply for a licence or registration, how to conduct a business licence...


Views: 388
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January 1, 2016

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A franchise is a business arrangement. A franchisee (buyer of a franchise) buys the right to market particular products and services from a franchisor (seller of a franchise). The franchisee buys those rights for a specific period of time in a particular location. This tipsheet provides...

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franchises

Views: 98
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October 28, 2016

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The Alberta Spatial Price Survey measures price differences between selected Alberta communities for a basket of goods and services at a specific point in time.


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January 9, 2017

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The Supervisory Framework for the Office of the Alberta Superintendent of Financial Institutions (ASFI) describes the principles, concepts, and core process that ASFI uses to guide its supervision of Alberta-regulated financial institutions (ARFIs). The principles, concepts, and core process...


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October 1, 2016

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A cooperative is a business organization started by people who want to use services or buy goods as a group, have an equal say in how the business is run and share in any profits the business makes. In Alberta, cooperatives are regulated by the Cooperatives Act and related regulation. This fact...


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April 1, 2018

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This publication provides a quick reference to many of the contacts used by consumers and businesses.


Views: 585
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November 1, 2017

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Auction sales businesses (auction businesses) have certain responsibilities under Alberta’s Fair Trading Act and Public Auctions Regulation. The business, consigners and buyers of goods could all be affected if a business has not acted according to the legislation.

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auctions

Views: 110
Last Modified

March 1, 2019

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Alberta’s Consumer Protection Act helps protect consumers from unfair practices and businesses from unfair competition. Alberta’s Consumer Bill of Rights was developed to help businesses and consumers understand their rights and responsibilities in Alberta’s marketplace.