Before you publish ads this holiday season, make sure you check this list to ensure your ads comply with Alberta’s advertising laws.
Does AMVIC have more advertising resources available?
AMVIC also offers module four: advertising from the Salesperson Fair Trading Act Course at no cost: amvic.org/advertising-course.
Examples of compliant ads and practice quizzes are available at amvic.org/advertising.
Do all automotive businesses follow the same regulations?
Yes—all AMVIC-licensed businesses must comply with Alberta’s consumer protection legislation, including advertising regulations.
What’s considered an ad?
An ad could be any AMVIC-licensed businesses’:
- online ad
- print ad
- social media post
- radio and TV
Please note AMVIC offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 25, reopening on Tuesday, Jan. 2.