The legislation covering the sale of any goods or the supply of any service is called The Sale of Goods and Supply of Services Act 1980. The Act applies to the ‘consumer’. The Act protects consumers any time they buy goods for their own use or consumption and when:
• they buy goods from someone who sells goods in the course of a business; and
• the goods are ordinarily supplied for private use or consumption.
The main provisions of the Sale of Goods Act, 1893 and the Sale of Goods and Supply of Services Act, 1980;