IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) PURCHASERS DENIED AN EHVIP REBATE
OMVIC has recently heard from a number of EV purchasers whose claim for an EHVIP rebate was denied, despite being told by the selling dealer that the vehicle qualified. OMVIC strongly recommends any consumer with a similar experience contact OMVIC’s Complaints and Inquiries Team for assistance. The Complaints and Inquiries Team can be reached at 1-800-943-6002x3942 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Make sure your
dealer / salesperson is registered
All-in Price Advertising—It’s Your Right!
All-In Price Advertising
Protects Ontario Car Buyers
OMVIC All-in Price Advertising TV Commercial
Understanding All-in Price Advertising
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