Worcestershire Trading Standards Services
The Trading Standards Service advises and supports businesses to grow and develop, as well as working to protect consumers and the economy by ensuring there is a fair-trading environment.
Worcestershire County Council’s Trading Standards Service statutory duties relating to consumer protection and business regulation.
Tip us off!
Our trading standards team relies on information from members of the public and businesses to target issues which cause consumers and businesses concern.
Applications and licences
In this section you can find information on areas such as animal movements, bulk fuel, petrol, fireworks and explosives.
Scams and rogue traders
Scams are fraudulent or dishonest get-rich-quick schemes. There are many different types of scams and new ones regularly appear.
Business advice services
From start-ups and small businesses to importers and manufacturers, we can help you navigate complex legislation to protect your business and support good customer service.
Age restricted products
Information about age restrictions for products and how they protect the underage person.
Food and feed
Legislation, training and documentation needed to help your business comply with the law relating to the control of allergens in food.