Trading Standards

Trading Standards protect consumers and prevent illegal trading. Our inspectors check business premises to make sure that Trading Standards are being met. 

About Trading Standards

The Council has the power to take action against illegal trading. Find out about Trading Standards here.

Business Advice

How we protect businesses from illegal trading and what advice is available for businesses.

Consumer Advice

If you feel you have been unfairly treated by a business, we can tell you how Trading Standards can protect you.

Our enforcement policy

Our Regulatory Services and Licensing Teams are responsible for undertaking enforcement activity across a wide range of public services.

Health And Safety For Businesses

We advise businesses in Bournemouth about health and safety. Find out more here.