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TRADE PRACTICES ACT 1974 No. 51, 1974 - SECT 97

Recommended prices.
97. For the purposes of paragraph 96 (3) (b), the supplier is not to be taken
as inducing, or attempting to induce, a second person as mentioned in that
paragraph in relation to any goods-

   (a)  by reason only of a statement of a price being applied to the goods as
        mentioned in paragraph 99 (1) (a) or being applied to a covering,
        label, reel or thing as mentioned in paragraph 99 (1) (b), provided
        that the statement is
preceded by the words "recommended price"; or

   (b)  by reason only of his having given notification in writing to the
        second person (not being a notification by way of a statement being
        applied as mentioned in paragraph (a)) of the price that he recommends
        as appropriate for the sale of those goods, provided that there is
        included in the notification, and in each writing that refers, whether
        expressly or by implication, to the notification, a statement to the
        following effect:-

"The price set out or referred to herein is a recommended price only and there
is no obligation to comply with the recommendation.". 

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