We operate a Metrological Calibration Facility available on request for the calibration of Mass, Capacity and Linear Measures.
Last year our Consumer Advice section dealt with more than 20,000 complaints as well as a large number of general enquiries.
Doorstep crime is a major problem throughout the UK and older adults in particular are at risk from bogus callers and doorstep rogue traders.
We perform sampling activities in regards to food, animal feeds, fertilisers and consumer goods to ensure legal compliance with legislation.
Whether it's fake lottery and prize draw wins, bogus psychic predictions, get-rich-quick investment cons or 'miracle' health cures, nearly half of the UK's population has been targeted by a scam.
Trading Standards undertake a variety of activities which aim to control how tobacco products are sold and to educate as to the dangers of tobacco use.