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Early implementation of a ban on above cost payment surcharges (BIS) - TSI response - October 2012

TSI response (PDF 91.5KB). TSI agrees that the ban on above cost payment surcharges (in Article 19 of the Consumer Rights Directive)should be implemented before the EU deadline of June 2014. TSI points out, however, that although Article 19 refers to 'cost borne by the trader' it fails to provide a definition of this phrase.