Buy with confidence - consumer information

The buy with confidence trader approval scheme helps you to find good, honest and local businesses, and to avoid the risk of using a rogue trader.

Finding a business

The scheme is run by council services across the country, use this service to search for a trader by type of business, postcode or business name.

Have your say 

All buy with confidence member businesses are subject to ongoing monitoring. If you have a compliment or a complaint you would like to share, you can contact us You can also recommend a new business to us if you have received good service from them.

Limitations of the scheme

The buy with confidence scheme is run independently by trading standards, operating stringent vetting procedure, however it's not possible to guarantee that our members' work will never give rise to complaint. Please make sure you have read about the scheme's limitations before choosing to use buy with confidence.

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