North East Lincolnshire Council

#TradingStandards

Rogue trader warning

North East Lincolnshire Council’s trading standards team are asking people to report door step callers offering to carry out work on homes, gardens and business premises. Suspected rogue traders have been seen in the area and are thought to be…

4 months ago
Suspected fake makeup seized from online seller

Trading Standards officers at North East Lincolnshire Council have seized a batch of suspected fake makeup at a private address in Humberston. More than 275 products were seized including mascara, eyebrow and lip pencils, lipsticks and concealer. Trading standards officers…

4 months ago
Rogue trader warning

North East Lincolnshire Trading Standards is warning people to be wary of door step callers offering gardening services and other work on their properties. Rogue traders are known to have been targeting homes in the area recently and offering to…

1 year ago
More than 10,000 illict cigarettes seized by trading standards

More than 10,000 cigarettes were seized and a man arrested during a trading standards led operation against illicit tobacco dealing in Grimsby last week. A magnetic hatch was found at a Freeman Street shop that led to a hiding space…

1 year ago
New campaign to fight the fraudsters
New campaign to fight the fraudsters

North East Lincolnshire Council’s trading standards team are launching are new campaign to show people how they can protect themselves and loved ones from ruthless fraudsters. Con artists and rogue traders are again targeting vulnerable and elderly people in North…

2 years ago