Code of Ethics and Standard of Business Practice
- Legislation category:
- Code of Ethics, Consumer Protection Act, Motor Vehicle Dealers Act, Sale of Goods Act
- Current to
- February 10, 2023
The Code of Ethics is mandated through legislation with the Motor Vehicle Dealers Act, 2002 (MVDA). Each OMVIC Registrants (both dealers and salespersons) must adhere to the standards detailed in Code of Ethics and agrees to abide by its language and intent.
Code of Ethics
The MVDA requires dealers and salespeople to conduct business activity with honesty, integrity, financial responsibility and in accordance with law.
Standards of Business Practice
The Standards of Business Practice is to assist OMVIC-registered dealers and salespersons by illustrating what is expected of them.
The Standard of Business Practice attempts to illustrate the CoE by providing practical examples and by applying the standards of honesty and integrity in specific situations. These represent minimum standards and are illustrative rather than exhaustive.