Visitors to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games will no doubt want to purchase many attractive goods and use all different kinds of services. It is useful for them to know that the EU has strict rules in place to protect the rights of consumers on its territory. Yet having rights is one thing; knowing them and knowing how to use them is quite another business.
The European Commission is aware of the challenges which sport fans may face when attending the biggest sporting event on the planet.
The European Commission has set up a webpage with key consumer tips on how to plan a successful, stress-free trip to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games – and avoid consumer hassle with travel, accommodation or shopping.
This webpage offers essential, hands-on information and links to services that can help visitors in case of a problem.
It is established in partnership with: