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Edinburgh Trusted Trader consumer advice

Consumer advice from the City of Edinburgh Council, Trading Standards Service, Citizens Advice Scotland, housing associations and relevant partners.

1. Shared repairs and maintenance

Shared repairs and maintenance
If you live in a tenement, or upper and lower villa, as well as maintaining your own home, you and your neighbours are responsible for the upkeep of the common or shared areas in or around the building. read more

3. Car repairs and garage advice

Car repairs and garage advice
This page tells you what you can do if you think a garage has charged unfairly for a repair or service. Giving you an unrealistic estimate for work or carrying out work that you didn't ask for or which is unnecessary could be examples of an unfair commercial practice. read more

4. About the Gas Safe Register

Car repairs and garage advice
The Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are registered to work safely and legally on boilers, cookers, fires and all other gas appliances.

By law, all gas engineers must be on the Gas Safe Register. read more