Underage sales

Stoke on Trent City Council is committed to maintaining the health and safety of our young people and our community. One way this is achieved is through the prevention of illegal sales of age-restricted products to young people.

The Trading Standards team is responsible for enforcing a range of laws that deal with the sale of the following age-restricted products.

  • tobacco 
  • alcohol
  • fireworks
  • videos and DVDs
  • knives
  • solvents

You can contact us if you have any questions at

Public Protection Division

PO Box 2452

Hanley Town Hall

Albion Street


Stoke on Trent


Telephone 01782 232065

Fax 01782 236496

email publicprotection@stoke.gov.uk