Introduction to South Tyneside Trading Standards


Trading Standards' mission is:

"To promote a fair and safe trading environment for the public and business community in South Tyneside "

We are committed to providing an accessible front line public service designed to meet the needs of the local community.

Using a programme of planned actions which are linked to the Council's priorities our service is designed to deliver:

  • Informed successful businesses
  • Informed confident consumers
  • A fair and safe trading environment
  • An efficient, effective and improving service