• Product Safety

    Trading Standards oversees consumer product safety. We regulate the safety of a wide range of consumer products, excluding food, medicines, electrical and gas appliances or motor vehicles' products (which are...
  • Fuel Quality

    Trading Standards maintains and administers the Fuel Quality Monitoring Programme. This programme monitors the quality of retail fuel in New Zealand and makes sure it complies with specifications set out...
  • Auctioneers registration

    The Auctioneers Act has resulted in a simpler registration system and provides for a public register of auctioneers.
  • Motor Vehicle Traders Register

    The Motor Vehicle Traders Register (MVTR) holds essential information about registered traders and their business. You can register and maintain your registration online. You can also search the register for...
  • About Trading Standards

    Information about the functions overseen by Trading Standards and how to get in contact if you need to know more.