IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR REGISTRANTS & CONSUMERS
Effective Thursday, April 8th, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. Ontario government announced that it is issuing a provincewide state of emergency and stay-at home order for at least the next four weeks.
OMVIC released a bulletin on April 8th, 2021 outlining the public health measures in place for dealers under the stay-at-home order. Visit the Government of Ontario website for more information on the stay-at-home order and provincewide state of emergency.
Stay up-to-date on changes to the province’s COVID-19 framework by checking out our latest bulletins.
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OMVIC Protects Ontario Car Buyers
As the regulator of motor vehicle sales in Ontario, OMVIC’s mandate is to maintain a fair and informed marketplace by protecting the rights of consumers, enhancing industry professionalism and ensuring fair, honest and open competition for registered motor vehicle dealers. This is achieved by:
Introducing the OMVIC Academy
The OMVIC Academy is an educational resource with instructional videos and a downloadable Car-Buying Guide that teaches students how to become confident car-buyers. Each video is 2-3 minutes long. Topics include: Understanding All-in Price Advertising; Long-Term Loans and Negative Equity; The Dangers Posed by Curbsiders; Consumer Rights when Buying from a Registered Dealer and How to Protect Yourself When Buying Privately. These five lessons in car-buying are a must for any “Padawan” eager to know his or her rights!
Don’t Get Scammed—Avoid Curbsiders
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All-in Price Advertising—It’s Your Right!
All-In Price Advertising
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Understanding All-in Price Advertising
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