You can report any business breaking government rules. This includes opening when not permitted to do so, or opening but not following government rules. You can also report anyone exploiting the outbreak by selling products at very high prices.
Trading standards for businesses
Weights and measures (metrology) legislation will apply to your business if you are buying or selling by length, weight or quantity.
All weighing and measuring equipment must be suitable for its intended use and have a stamp of approval showing it is accuracy.
Failure to comply with the relevant legislation could lead to prosecution action being taken.
We inspect goods and equipment at both retail and production level. You can contact us if your equipment needs testing or approval.
: 01375 652 955
Thurrock currently has public weighbridge facilities at:
: 01375 844 525
Open Monday to Friday, from 7am to 4pm
There is another facility a few metres to the north of the borough at:
: 01277 810 055
Open Monday to Friday, from 10am to 4pm