Trading standards

The trading standards service in the East Riding of Yorkshire Council exists to promote and protect the wellbeing of a modern, vibrant economy and to safeguard the health, safety and environment of its citizens. Providing businesses with the information they need to comply with their legal requirements is one of the best ways to ensure this aim. Use the links below to explore the subjects.

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Business complaints

Find out how you can protect yourself from business scams...


Consumer safety

Information on your responsibility for selling goods...

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Consumer credit

Find out whether you need a credit licence...

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