South Tyneside Council cannot "approve" or "recommend" any business on the Safetrader list but what it can do is provide a scheme to remove some of the pitfalls for residents using services from unknown traders in their homes.
How to join the scheme and who to contact if something goes wrong.
Information about how to join the scheme and membership.
Find out about the different types of traders in South Tyneside.
Bodywork, car sales and servicing and repairs.
Landscaping, fencing and maintenance services.
Painters and decorators, cleaners, computer repairs and general handymen.
Services to eradicate rats, mice and common insect pests, such as wasps.