23604 Consumer Affairs Department

Find 23604 consumer affairs departments or DCAs. Consumer affairs departments provide information on consumer protection, fraud complaints, law attorneys, debt reporting agencies, as well as consumer rights advocates.


Virginia Beach Virginia Consumer Affairs Department 2425 Nimmo Parkway Virginia Beach VA 23456 37.3 miles from 23604 757-426-5836


Richmond Virginia Consumer Affairs Department 102 Governor Street Richmond VA 23219 55.8 miles from 23604 804-786-2042

Consumer Affairs Departments by County

Can the Consumer Affairs Department help me with robo-calls from telemarketers?

Yes, you can contact your state Consumer Affairs Department or the Federal Trade Commission. They can provide information about the Do Not Call Registry and important tips to protect you from fraud.

Can the Consumer Affairs Department advise me on my rights when purchasing a vehicle?

Your state Consumer Affairs Department can provide information regarding your state's lemon laws. The office may also have advice on auto financing and return policies.

Can the Consumer Affairs Department tell me if a contractor is reliable and competent?

The Consumer Affairs Department cannot tell you if the contractor is reliable but it can inform you whether any complaints have been submitted against the contractor. If there are complaints against the contractor, the office can tell you how the complaint was resolved.

Why are state Consumer Affairs Departments necessary if there is a federal Bureau of Consumer Protection?

Many of the consumer protection acts passed by the states are more expansive than federal consumer laws and provide more protection. Also, state agencies fill in gaps in the federal system when the impacts of violations are felt locally and are not treated as a high priority by the federal government.