Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading News

Christmas budgeting

Plan your budget for Christmas or you risk a less than happy New Year. That is the message from the Office of Fair Trading (OFT), which says it is never too...
Monday, 23 October 2017

Public Notice: Safety Notice – MacAllister combination ladders sold at B&Q

The Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading is making the public aware of a safety notice which has been issued in relation to specific MacAllister combination...
Monday, 16 October 2017

Public Notice: Safety Notice – CAPLE brand refrigerators

The Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading is making the public aware of a safety notice which has been issued in relation to specific CAPLE brand refrigerators, as...
Monday, 16 October 2017

Fire Capital Ltd Trading as Pogo Loans - Cancellation of registration under the Moneylenders Act 1991

Notice is hereby given that the registration of 'Fire Capital Limited trading as Pogo Loans' under the Moneylenders Act 1991 has been cancelled at the request...
Thursday, 12 October 2017

Public Notice: Lombard Manx Limited & Lombard Manx Leasing Limited - Cancellation of registration under the Moneylenders Act 1991

Notice is hereby given that the registrations of Lombard Manx Limited & Lombard Manx Leasing Limited under the Moneylenders Act 1991 have been cancelled at...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Cold Calling – Tarmacking

The Office of Fair Trading has received reports of tradesmen visiting and cold calling local residents offering to do tarmacking. Cold Calling is now illegal in...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

OFT Chairman to Meet Manx Gas Protesters

The Chairman of the Office of Fair Trading will listen to the concerns of those staging a protest against Manx Gas charges. Martyn Perkins MHK will be at...
Monday, 18 September 2017

Cold Calling – Painting Car Park White Lines

The Office of Fair Trading has today received reports of tradesmen visiting and cold calling local businesses offering to paint white lines on their...
Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Air Passenger Rights – Denied Boarding, Flight Delays and Cancellations

Under European Union (EU) law (Regulation (EC) 261/2004), you have significant rights on many flights to, from or within the EU. Although the Isle of Man is not...
Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Public Notice: Safety Notice – Grenfell Tower Fire

The Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading is making the public aware of a media notice issued by the UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial...
Friday, 23 June 2017