Consumers' Association of Ireland (CAI)


Independently protect, promote and represent the interests of Irish consumers in an evolving and changing environment.

Success Stories

The introduction of the Sale of Goods & Supply of Services Act in 1980 which put consumer protection on the agenda for evermore.


  • Founded in July 1966
  • A BEUC member since 1973
  • 5 staff
  • Members in 2011: 3,800
  • Consumers advised last year: The organisation’s free telephone advice line currently generates 5,000 plus calls per annum

Contact Card

Consumers' Association of Ireland - CAI
Full Member
Denshaw House,
120/121 Baggot Street Lower,
IE - Dublin 2

Policy & Council Advisor Dermott Jewell
Phone: +353 (1) 6599430