Consumer Information


Below you will find various useful information and links related to consumer issues. I will try to keep them as up-to-date as possible but please check the information first.


Advertising Standards Authority - 0845-609 6677 - website

Advice Services Alliance - 01444-243691 - website

Advice on Lowering Energy Bills - download here

AMDEA, the Association of Manufacturers of Domestic Appliance - 020 7405 0666 - website

Asbestos Removal - website

Association of British Credit Unions - 0161-832 3694 - website

Bank Regulation (Prudential Regulation Authority) - website

Broadband Comparism - website

British Bankers Association - 020-7216 8800 - website

Broadband: Independent consumer advisor - 0800 138 8410 - website

Broadband: Independent consumer advisor - 0808 301 8733 - website

Bus Users -  0300 111 0001 - website

Business Electricity Price Comparism - website 1/website 2

Business Electricity Price Comparism All About Savings - website

Business Gas Price Comparism - website

Check Your Car Oil - website

Choose Price Comparism for money, media and shopping - website

Citizens Advice Bureau - 0870 2200608 - website

Community Legal Service - 0845 345 4 345 - website

Consumer Direct - 08454-04 05 06 - website

Debt Advice Foundation - 0800 043 40 50 - website

Direct Marketing Association - 020 7291 3300 - website

Domestic Appliance Service Association - 0870 224 0343 - website

Double Glazing Sales Tactics - 0151 645 3830 - website

Econsumer.gov - A joint project of consumer protection agencies from 21 nations  - website

Energy Savings - website

European Mail Order Traders' Association - website

Farming Helpline - website

Financial Conduct Authority - 020-7066 1000 - website

Financial services, advice and helplines - click here

Food Standards Agency - website

Freedom of Information - website

Green Energy Supliers - Good Energy Group PLC - website

Green Resources for Home - website

ICSTIS, the Independent Committee for the Supervision of Standards of the Telephone Information Services -0800 500 212 - website

Information Commissioner's Office (Data Protection) - 08456 30 60 60 or 01625 54 57 45 - website

Insurance Comparison for Shops and Small Businesses - Construct a Quote - website

Local Traders - independent aproval for local traders - website

Mortgate Advice - Independent advice from Which? Magazine - click here for more information

Money Supermarket.com - website

Office of Fair Trading - 08457 22 44 99 - website

Oxfordshire County Council Consumer Advice - 01865-510845

Pensions Calculator - website

Planning Regulations - website

Periodical Publishers Association Ltd - 020 7404 4166 - website

SHOPS, the Safe Home Ordering Protection Scheme - 01628 641930 - website

Sustainable Energy - website

The Bereavement Register - removes from companies’ mailing list the the names and addresses of people who have died. - Tel: 0870-600 7222 - Website

The Law Centres Federation - provide free independent legal advice and representation to the most disadvantaged members of society - 020 7428 4400 - website

The Mail Order Traders' Association of Great Britain - 0207 735 3410 - website

The Newspaper Society - 020 7632 7400 - website

The Radio, Electrical and Television Retailers Association Ltd - 01234 269110 - website

Trading Standards - website

Universities - The Which? Guide to Universities - website

uSwitch.com - website

uSwitch Broadband - website

uSwitch - Gas and Electricity - website

uSwitch - Gas and Electricity for Business - website

Welcome to the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform - 020 7215 5000 - Website

Which Consumer Magazine - website


Thames Water   

Sewer and drain problems: 0845 9200 800

Leaks: 0800 714614

    

Electricity   

Emergency and supply loss: 0800 328 1111

    

Gas   Emergency: 0800 111999


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