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Cumbria County Council Logo

 

 

 

 

Address

Cumbria County Council Trading Standards

South Lakeland House

Lowther Street

Kendal

Cumbria

LA9 4DQ

Telephone 01539 713594
Fax 01539 713592
Website

www.cumbria.gov.uk/tradingstandards/consumers/default.asp

Accessibility

Access to regional offices at Barrow, Carlisle, Kendal and Workington.

Drop in sessions at:

Barrow: Nan Tait Centre, Abbey Road (Thursdays only 9.30am-4.30pm)

Carlisle: Library, 11 Globe Lane (Thursdays only 10am-4pm)

Whitehaven: Citizens Advice Bureau, Tangier Buildings, Greggs Lane (Wednesday only 10am-4pm)

Opening Hours

9am–5pm Monday to Thursday

9am-4.30pm Friday

 

The role of Trading Standards is to protect consumers and traders in Cumbria. To do this we:

 

• enforce government legislation

• offer advice to consumers via Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline (Tel 03454 04 05 06 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm)

• provide advice and inspections for businesses

• deal with around 11,000 customer complaints and trade enquiries each year

• Investigate offences and prosecute offenders.