Trading Standards

Trading Standards aim to promote a fair and safe trading environment in order to protect both consumers and businesses from unfair and unsafe trading practices.

Trading Standards is responsible for providing advice and enforcing a wide range of criminal legislation in areas including:

  • Age restricted sales
  • Counterfeit goods
  • Fair trading
  • Petroleum and explosives
  • Pricing
  • Product safety
  • Rogue traders and doorstep crime
  • Tobacco law
  • Weights and measures


Consumer advice

Please visit our consumer advice page for more information. 

Business advice

Please visit our business advice page for more information.

Social media

For the latest news from Aberdeen Trading Standards visit the Trading Standards Twitter page.

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