In response to concerns about ‘rogue traders’ which are often highlighted in the press, a partnership of Local Authority Trading Standards Services have taken a ground-breaking step by putting together the Trusted by Trading Standards Website .
The scheme provides consumers with a list of local authority approved trader scheme all sharing the same key function of helping local consumers to find reputable local traders . Each scheme as its own unique feature tailored to the local consumer its serves .
It is hoped by using one of the schemes listed on this websitethat consumers can avoid becoming victim of rogue traders .
We would also advice consumers before getting work carried out on your property to visit Citizens Advice Website for guidance