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Trading standards

Trading Standards enforces a wide range of legislation to protect the consumer and ensure that businesses compete on a 'level playing field'. 

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Product safety

Trading Standards makes sure that consumer goods are safe in Barnsley.

Weights and measures

Trading Standards officers make sure that all weighing and measuring equipment used for trade is accurate

Animal health and welfare

There is a wide range of legislation in the UK designed to protect the health and welfare of both domesticated and wild animals.

Fair trading

Trading Standards are at the front line of consumer and business protection

Underage sales

There are strict laws making it illegal to sell certain items to children and young people.

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