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Advice for businesses

Business Companion provides information for businesses and individuals that need to know about trading standards legislation.

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Our services to businesses

How we can help your business and the services we offer.


Business Companion

Free, impartial legal guidance for businesses.

Home page for the business companion website.

News and scams

Information on a range of Trading Standards issues including news, safety warnings and scams.

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A list of public weighbridges and how to apply for a weighbridge operator’s certificate.

Business Focus

How to receive our business focused eNewsletter.

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Age restricted products

Advice on a wide range of issues from labelling to legislation.

Join Buy With Confidence

How businesses can join the scheme.

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Vehicle overloading

Information for drivers, operators and owners of goods vehicles to help prevent overloading.

Weight restriction enforcement

Information about Weight Restriction Orders for drivers and residents who want to report breaches.

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Advice on a wide range of food related issues from labelling to legislation.

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