What we do
We work with consumers and business to enforce and promote quality trading standards in Islington.
Our work with business includes:
- advising local businesses on how to comply with Consumer Protection laws
- investigating businesses that breach Consumer Protection laws
- prosecuting traders who commit offences
- inspecting trade premises
Trading Standards advice
For tips on avoiding scams as well as information on regulations look to the left and click on "Trading Standards Advice".
Other sources of business advice
www.businesscompanion.info Hosted by the Trading Standards Institute.
www.centa.co.uk a not for profit agency who will offer some free, impartial advice to Islington and Camden residents looking to start up in business. They are based at King’s Cross.
www.greatbusiness.gov.uk a government sponsored site to assist businesses on a range of topics from regulations to finance and employment.
Trading Standards Service
Public Protection Division
222 Upper Street
London N1 1XR
Tel: 020 7527 3198
Fax: 020 7527 3038
Citizens Advice consumer service
The Citizens Advice consumer service provides practical advice for consumers in Islington.