Hull Motor Trade Partnership

Trading Standards runs the Hull Motor Trade Partnership to help improve consumer confidence and promote best practice within the motor trade.

Motor Trade Partnership


The scheme is voluntary and members must -

  • have traded in the Hull area for a minimum of six months
  • ​​​​​​adhere to a code of conduct

Advantages to your business

You receive a number of advantages being part of the Hull Motor Trade Partnership including -

  • recognition of business standards and good practice
  • increased consumer confidence
  • authorised use of the dedicated partnership logo for use on business documentation and promotional advertising material
  • certificate of membership and partnership banner for display on business premises
  • single Trading Standards point of contact
  • promotion on our website and Twitter accounts

Apply to become a member

Complete an application form and return it with your payment to -

Trading Standards Service
Public Protection
33 Witham

Alternatively email us at



What happens next

On receipt of your application and payment we contact you to arrange a suitable date for your annual audit.

If your audit is successful you receive - 

  • a membership certificate
  • a banner and logo for use, on business documentation and promotional advertising material
  • promotion on our website and Twitter accounts

    Membership fees

    The annual membership fee is currently £150 plus VAT (£180 including VAT) payable in January each year.

    New members pay a reduced fee depending on when they join as per the table below.

      January February March April May June
    Excluding VAT £150 £137.50 £125 £112.50 £100 £87.50
    Including VAT £180 £165 £150 £135 £120 £105




      July August September October November December
    Excluding VAT £75 £62.50 £50 £37.50 £25.00 £12.50
    Including VAT £90 £75 £60 £45 £30 £15

    Current members



    Further information

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