Advisory Council for Consumer Affairs
The Advisory Council for Consumer Affairs (SVRV) is an advisory body of the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection (BMJV). It was set up in November 2014 by the Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection, Heiko Maas.
The Advisory Council is independent and is based in Berlin. As from the beginning of 2015, the Council generally meets on a monthly basis.
The chair of the Advisory Council is Professor Peter Kenning.