Consumer Safety and Trading Standards

  • Consumer information and advice

    Your consumer rights guide; how to make a consumer complaint and details of our latest consumer campaigns.

  • Approved trader schemes

    Looking for an approved trader to carry out building and other property maintenance work in your home? Warwickshire Trading Standards has partnered with two approved trader schemes to help you find a professional Trading Standards vetted trader.

  • Food standards and safety

    Warwickshire Trading Standards Service has a vital role to play make sure that food is safe to consume, meets UK and European quality standards and is adequately and honestly described.

  • Rogue traders and scams

    Beware of the latest rogue traders and scams from around Warwickshire.

  • Product safety

    Information for consumers and businesses, including safety in the home and selling at a car boot sale.

Contacting Warwickshire Trading Standards

Trading Standards has an agreement with Citizens Advice to help you report a problem or obtain consumer or business advice.

If you are a consumer or a business and wish to obtain advice, make a complaint or report a breach of Trading Standards law, please contact the Citizens Advice Consumer Service either by:

Consumers will receive advice directly from the Citizens Advice Consumer Service. This information is shared with Trading Standards in order that Officers can deal with breaches of criminal law.  Businesses requiring advice on Trading Standards law will have their enquiry logged and forwarded to their local Trading Standards Service. Warwickshire businesses will be contacted by Warwickshire Trading Standards.

Consumer Safety and Trading Standards was last updated on March 30, 2017.