The Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993

  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART I GENERAL

    1. 1.Citation, commendement and applicable law

    2. 2.Interpretation, application and extent

  3. PART II RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS

    1. 3.Duties of a commercial agent to his principal

    2. 4.Duties of a principal to his commercial agent

    3. 5.Prohibition on derogation from regulations 3 and 4 and consequence of breach

  4. PART II I REMUNERATION

    1. 6.Form and amount of remuneration in absence of agreement

    2. 7.Entitlement to commission on transactions concluded during agency contract

    3. 8.Entitlement to commission on transactions concluded after agency contract has terminated

    4. 9.Apportionment of commission between new and previous commercial agents

    5. 10.When commission due and date for payment

    6. 11.Extinction of right to commission

    7. 12.Periodic supply of information as to commission due and right of inspection of principal’s books

  5. PART IV CONCLUSION AND TERMINATION OF THE AGENCY CONTRACT

    1. 13.Right to signed written statement of terms of agency contract

    2. 14.Conversion of agency contract after expiry of fixed period

    3. 15.Minimum periods of notice for termination of agency contract

    4. 16.Savings with regard to immediate termination

    5. 17.Entitlement of commercial agent to indemnity or compensation on termination of agency contract

    6. 18.Grounds for excluding payment of indemnity or compensation under regulation 17

    7. 19.Prohibition on derogation from regulations 17 and 18

    8. 20.Restraint of trade clauses

  6. PART V MISCELLANEOUS AND SUPPLEMENTAL

    1. 21.Disclosure of information

    2. 22.Service of notice etc

    3. 23.Transitional provisions

  7. Signature

  8. Explanatory Note