Publications

Gift cards

Description

Gift cards purchased in Alberta are no longer subject to expiry dates and fees that lower their value over time. Refer to the Gift Card Regulation, part of the Fair Trading Act. The regulation also includes other rules to improve consumer protection, use of the cards and disclosure of terms and conditions.

Updated

April 1, 2019

Tags
Consumer Protection Act gift cards prepaid purchase cards

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Series Title

Consumer tips

Series Title

Consumer tipsheet

Series Title

Consumer infosheet

Frequency

Irregular

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Service Alberta
Publisher

Service Alberta

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2009-10-01

Date Added

2016-07-12T14:29:31.183041

Date Modified

2019-04-01

Date Issued

2009-10-01

Audience information

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Consumer Contact Centre

Contact Other

Phone: 1-877-427-4088