Four Barry businesses sold age restricted products to under 18's
Officers from Shared Regulatory Service, working jointly with Officers from South Wales Police, conducted an underage sales operation in the Barry area last week.
July 26th, 2021
Four of the premises visited sold age restricted goods, including alcohol and nicotine inhaling products to a volunteer who was under the age of 18.
SRS regularly check that retailers are complying with the law on age restricted products and action will be taken against those who are found to be non-compliant.
Age restricted products have a minimum age of purchase as they are considered to be harmful to children and teenagers.
Do you know what products are age restricted? Over the summer holidays Trading Standards will be providing advice and guidance in relation to age restricted products
If you know of anywhere selling age restricted products to anyone underage, tell us what you know, 100% anonymously, by phone on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.