Trading standards for consumers

Trading Standards operates the Trusted Trader scheme. Find out more at


Report specific issues to Fife Trading Standards, namely:

  • someone selling counterfeit goods
  • selling age restricted products to a person under age
  • breaches of the smoking ban
  • product safety issues

on our online reporting form.


Please DO NOT use the reporting form if you need general consumer advice.

Contact the Citizens Advice consumer helpline if you need help with a consumer problem. The helpline adviser will:

  • give advice on ways to help resolve your issue
  • tell you the law which applies to your situation
  • pass information about complaints on to Trading Standards or another partner organisation, if appropriate


In Fife, you can also contact Citizens Advice & Rights Fife.


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Citizens Advice consumer helpline
Tel: 03454 040506

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