Petroleum is a highly flammable, explosive and toxic substance.
Staffordshire County Councils dedicated Petroleum team ensures that petrol is stored and dispensed safely at filling stations.
They check that the sites are constructed and maintained in a safe manner, licensed correctly and are run by people who understand the risks associated with Petroleum.
Advice and enquries
To obtain advice about the safe storage and sale of petroleum spirits or make an enquiry about previous petroleum history, please contact us or download our Forms & Downloads.
Should you have any safety concerns about the manner in which a petroleum forecourt is being operated please contact us: 0844 8222888 pager: 839 682 or contact your local Fire and Rescue service.
During office hours: Public Protection, Trading Standards, Staffordshire County Council, Wedgwood Building, Block A, Tipping Street, Stafford, ST16 2DH
Tel: 01785 277827, Minicom number: 01785 276207
Not in Staffordshire? You can find details of your local Trading Standards office by using the postcode search at Trading Standards Central
Current Trading Standards Fees
The schedule of Trading Standard fees can be obtained here: Trading Standards Fees