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Buy With Confidence Membership | Rhondda Cynon Taf Council

Buy With Confidence Scheme

Connecting consumers in Rhondda Cynon Taf with traders who have demonstrated their commitment to trading legally and responsibly.

Whether you’re a company looking to demonstrate your commitment to fair trading or a consumer seeking a trustworthy and reliable business, Buy With Confidence is designed to recognise those who comply with legislation and provide a high level of customer service.

What is Buy With Confidence?

Buy With Confidence is a national scheme supported by over 50 Trading Standards services throughout the UK. The ethos of the scheme is to help consumers avoid rogue traders by listing businesses that have been vetted, approved and continue to be monitored by Trading Standards. The scheme is also run solely for the benefit of consumers and its members, not for profit, which means that all membership costs go back into running the scheme.

Buy With Confidence for Business

There are a number of scheme benefits for Buy With Confidence members, including:

  • The ability to reassure customers that your businesses is trustworthy and provides good customer service
  • A directory listing on the Buy With Confidence website, used by members of the public to find reputable traders in their area
  • Access to Buy With Confidence ‘Trading Standards Approved’ branding for use at your premises and on advertising materials such as stationary, signs and company vehicles
  • Access to advice from Trading Standards professionals and up-to-date information regarding changes to legislation

For full details of the scheme and its requirements, visit the official Buy With Confidence website.

If you believe that you have what it takes to become a Buy With Confidence member, apply online today!

Buy With Confidence for Consumers

Only those who have passed a series of tailored checks and fit the ethos of the scheme are able to join Buy With Confidence. Consumers can therefore be sure that each member of the scheme is audited, monitored, and has committed themselves to operating in a legal, honest and far way. Individuals who work in and around people’s homes are also criminal record checked in order to provide additional peace of mind to their customers.

Find out more about the scheme or to search for a trader in your local area