How do I contact North Somerset Council?

You can telephone us during office hours on 01934 888 888. Your call will be answered by an automated service. Just ask for the council service that you require and you will be put through to a team who will be able to help. For emergencies outside of office hours, you can reach us on 01934 622 669.

What do Trading Standards UK do?

Trading Standards use the information you give them to investigate unfair trading and illegal business activity, like rogue traders and scams. Trading Standards can take businesses to court or stop them operating, but they won’t help you fix your problem – for example, they can’t help you get a refund.

What is local authority trading standards?

Trading Standards are a government service that make sure that consumers are protected from unfair trading and allow them to successfully support businesses that are legitimate.

What is the local authority for Weston Super Mare?

North Somerset homepage | North Somerset Council.

Is Bristol in North Somerset?

Bristol (/ˈbrɪstəl/ ( listen)) is a city, ceremonial county and unitary authority in England. Situated on the River Avon, it is bordered by the ceremonial counties of Gloucestershire to the north and Somerset to the south. Bristol is the most populous city in South West England….


What county is Somerset in UK?

Somerset, administrative, geographic, and historic county of southwestern England. It is bordered to the northwest by the Bristol Channel, to the north by Gloucestershire, to the east by Wiltshire, to the southeast by Dorset, and to the southwest by Devon. Taunton, in west-central Somerset, is the county town (seat).

How do I contact Trading Standards?

Trying to contact the trading standards service? Trading standards services are delivered by your local authority and consumer concerns should be reported to the Citizens Advice consumer helpline on 0808 223 1133.

How do I lodge a complaint against a company?

Any consumer may lodge a consumer complaint with the Gauteng Office of Consumer Affairs (GOCA)….The Court has the power to:

  1. ​Issue an order prohibiting unfair business practice.
  2. Confirm arrangements negotiated by the Consumer Protector.
  3. Declare certain business practices to be unfair.

How do I contact Trading Standards UK?

Contact us

  1. Trading standards advice. England and Wales – 0808 223 1133 Welsh Speaking adviser 0808 223 1144 Website information or Online form for complaints and advice.
  2. Membership. 01268 582228 [email protected].
  3. Sales and marketing. 01268 886697 [email protected].

Who controls North Somerset?

North Somerset Council
Chair of the Council David Shopland, Independent since 10 May 2019
Leader of the Council Steve Bridger, Independent since 10 May 2022
Deputy Leader of the Council Mike Bell, Liberal Democrats since 17 October 2018
Chief executive Jo Walker

Is North Somerset a county?

North Somerset is a unitary district in Somerset, South West England. Whilst its area covers part of the ceremonial county of Somerset, it is administered independently of the non-metropolitan county. Its administrative headquarters is in the town hall in Weston-super-Mare. (mid-2019 est.)

What is the role of the Devon and Somerset trading standards service?

The Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards Service advises and supports businesses to grow and develop, works to protect consumers and the economy by ensuring legal and honest trading, and offers services to other local authorities. We also support the agriculture industry to ensure good animal health and welfare.

How do I contact the Trading Standards Department?

Alternatively, you can contact us using the following details: Email: [email protected] Fax: 01392 382159 Post: Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards, County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, Devon EX2 4QD.

Who can use Somerset’s consumer advice service?

All Somerset residents and businesses can use this service, as well as anyone who has bought goods or used services during a visit to Somerset. If you want advice about your consumer rights please visit the Citizen’s Advice website for their contact information.

What is North Somerset Council Regulatory Services doing to help businesses?

North Somerset Council Regulatory Services together with colleagues from Avon and Somerset Police are regularly monitoring businesses to ensure compliance with the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020.