Consumer Protection Act, 2008 (Act No. 68 of 2008)
Chapter 6 : Enforcement of Act
Part C : Offences and penalties
|1)||Any person convicted of an offence in terms of this Act is liable—|
|a)||in the case of a contravention of section 107 (1), to a fine or to imprisonment for a period not exceeding 10 years, or to both a fine and imprisonment; or|
|b)||in any other case, to a fine or to imprisonment for a period not exceeding 12 months, or to both a fine and imprisonment.|
|2)||Despite anything to the contrary contained in any other law, a Magistrate’s Court has jurisdiction to impose any penalty provided for in subsection (1).|
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