The Rockland County Office of Consumer Protection works to keep abreast of consumer fraud, scams and problems, and to take any and all appropriate measures to correct same.
Office of Consumer Protection
The Rockland County Office of Consumer Protection was created in 1970. Its purpose is to protect consumers as prescribed by local law. Other duties are to:
- Receive and investigate consumer complaints regarding fraud or unfair dealings.
- Educate consumers on Rockland programs.
- Assist in development of laws to protect and promote the interests of the Rockland County consumer public.
- Keep abreast of consumer frauds, scams and problems and take any and all appropriate measures to correct them.
Weights & Measures
This department is responsible for enforcing New York State Agriculture & Markets Laws. Some duties performed are:
- Annual scale inspections
- Gas station inspections
- Octane samplings
- Package checking
Public Speaker Available
Our office provides public speakers to organizations for the purpose of educating consumers in Rockland County about our laws and how to protect themselves against scam artists and current scams. Please call our office at 845-708-7600 to set up an appointment.