What is a trader? - Trading advice

What is a trader?

You are a trader if you are acting for purposes relating to your trade, business, craft or profession. This includes:

  • partnerships
  • companies
  • not-for-profit organisations including charities, community interest companies and community groups
  • schools
  • local authorities

What advice can I get from you?

We aim to create a fair and safe trading environment for consumers and traders in Derby.  We do this by advising businesses on how to comply with the following areas of law:

Where can I get more advice?

You can use our trader advice packs to get a customised document relating to specific topics of interest to you and your business.

If you have a business advice enquiry relating to something not covered on these pages, please contact us.

Contact details

Email:
Post address:
Communities, Environment and Regulatory Services
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street
Derby
DE1 2FS
Trader advice: 01332 640780
Consumer advice: 03454 040506

Communities, Environment and Regulatory Services
Derby City Council
The Council House
Corporation Street
Derby
DE1 2FS

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