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Blackburn with Darwen Trading Standards Service welcomes your views and comments on our web site and issues affecting Trading Standards. Don't forget to fill in your name, email address and town on the form.


Your Views

Trading Standards undertake a wide range of tasks to protect consumers and help businesses.

- Where do you think we should concentrate our resources?
- What do you think is most important?
- Have you used our service and what did you think?

We would like to know. To express your views, please complete the short, confidential, questionnaire below by selecting the relevant buttons.

Normally, we can only assist traders and residents from Blackburn. However, we welcome comments and feedback from anyone, wherever you are.

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ANIMAL WELFARE (Ensuring farm animal welfare & livestock traceability in preventing the spread of disease
ANTI-COUNTERFEITING (Stopping the distribution of illegal copies of videos, CD's, clothing, perfume, computer games etc.)
BUSINESS ADVICE (Provides advice and assistance to all traders businesses within Blackburn and Darwen on trading standards legislation)
CONSUMER ADVICE (Provides advice and assistance to all consumers within Blackburn and Darwen on issues such as faulty goods and services)
CONSUMER CREDIT (Making sure that credit advertisements are not misleading and that traders offering creditor collecting debts are licensed and operate legally)
FOOD STANDARDS (Checking that the labelling and composition of food is correct)
OVERLOADED VEHICLES (Weighing vehicles to check if they are overloaded and therefore unsafe and damaging roads)
PRICE MARKING (Checking that prices for goods and services are not misleading and that the required price information is given)
PRODUCT SAFETY (Checking that new and second-hand goods such as toys, electrical items, furniture and cars are safe)
TRADE DESCRIPTIONS (Checking that goods and services are not falsely described)
UNDER AGE SALES (Stopping the sale of cigarettes, fireworks, videos and lighter fuel to children)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (Making sure the scales, petrol pumps etc used to sell you food, drink and fuel are accurate and that you get correct quantity when buying goods)

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Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council, Environment, Housing & Neighbourhood Dept, Public Protection Service, Davyfield Road Depot, Roman Road Industrial Estate, Blackburn, BB1 2LX
Telephone:  (Consumer Advice)  08454 040506   (Trader Advice)  (01254)
267677    Fax: (01254) 267672
e-mail: [email protected]

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