The Business Support team provides advice, support and training to Staffordshire businesses to help them comply with Trading Standards requirements.
Whether you are a new, small or large business it can be difficult to keep up to date with Trading Standards law. With a wealth of local knowledge and experience our Business Support team are here to help.
What we provide
We offer all businesses free advice on legislation. Further extensive support is available at a competitive rate. New businesses will receive additional help.
Pay as you go advice
An hourly charge provides you detailed advice. A schedule of all Trading Standards fees is available on-line: Trading Standards Fees
Primary Authority Partnerships
If your business operates or sells products beyond Staffordshire, you can enter into a Primary Authority Partnership (PAP). Your partnership will be bespoke and fully tailored to your business needs, this service can be offered on a Pay as You Go basis or as an annual package which attracts a discount.
A schedule of all Trading Standards fees is available on-line: Trading Standards Fees
The Helpline provides business with a single number to find advice on a number of subjects from a range of different providers, simplifying the process business go through when seeking advice. So far we have helped over 550 Businesses across Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire find the advice they’re looking for.
Business Helpline: 0300 111 8002 or e mail firstname.lastname@example.org