Trading Standards

Trading Standards promotes and ensures compliance of legislation that covers areas including -

  • unsafe goods
  • pricing and labelling of goods and services
  • counterfeit goods
  • faulty goods and services
  • weights and measures
  • food standards
  • misdescribed goods and services
  • illegal sales to young people
  • doorstep crime
  • petroleum and explosives (including firework safety)
  • unfair commercial practices
  • scams
  • letting agents
  • illegal tobacco

Trading Standards work in partnership with Citizens Advice consumer helpline.

The Citizens Advice consumer helpline will provide advice to you and refer your details to Trading Standards.

For advice or to make a complaint contact the Citizens Advice consumer helpline by

Visit the Citizens Advice consumer helpline to report a problem or receive advice


Telephone 03454 040506

Text phone 18001 03454 040506