Competition Markets Authority
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is providing?this statement of its views?because many?couples have not been able to get married as planned as a result?of?the?government?public health measures introduced to restrict the spread of the?coronavirus.?
The purpose?of this statement is?to help consumers understand their rights and to help businesses?to?treat their customers fairly.
Various sources of further guidance are referred to in this statement, which consumers and wedding businesses may find useful:
- information about government public health measures, and their status, can be found on the GOV.UK coronavirus web pages
- the CMAs general guidance about consumer contracts affected by the coronavirus
- the CMAs further guidance on unfair contract terms and information for businesses on how to write fair contracts