Welcome to Safe Local Trades
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What is Safe Local Trades?

Safe Local Trades is a community safety service that protects consumers from cowboy and rogue traders

Winner Best New Business Idea 2008 Peterborough Enterprise Partnership

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How does it work?

Get quick and easy access to trustworthy tradesmen and then leave your feedback

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Consumer advice

Click on the link below to access a wealth of information and advice that will benefit all consumers

Consumer Advice to avoid rogue traders and more

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Benefits of Safe Local Trades for Consumers

The benefits for consumer using Safe Local Trades

  • Peace of mind
  • Access to recommended, vetted and trustworthy traders
  • Over 60 different trade categories
  • Over 5,500 local reviews on this site
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" We thank you for all your help in giving us safe traders names to which we have found wonderful tradesmen who are very helpful, reliable and charge reasonable rates..."

- Mr and Mrs Alston

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Benefits of Safe Local Trades for Members

The benefits for members using Safe Local Trades

  • Differentiate yourself from the 'cowboys'
  • Exclusive membership - limited spaces
  • Increase your profile and credibility
  • Website profile page with real testimonials
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"Safe Local Trades is a great way for me to show potential customers that I am a trusted, reliable and reputable local business and it gives them an easy way to provide feedback..."

- Lenny Ramsey, Peterborough Carpet Cleaners

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Other Information

Winner Best New Business Idea 2008 Peterborough Enterprise Partnership

We will be launching Safe Local Services shortly. Spaces will be limited, therefore if you want to register your interest, or recommend a local service click here 

Supporting Age UK

3 Simple Steps to use Safe Local Trades

Safe Local Trades is very proud to be supporting Age UK Peterborough, a charity that provides such a valuable and much-needed service... read more

Latest Local News

Urgent - Telephone Scam Alert

Since September 2013, Cambridgeshire has suffered nearly 100 fraud offences in a scam called 'Courier Fraud'. This is a sophisticated scam where people are telephoned by fraudsters and duped into revealing ... - read more
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