Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Consumer Protection State College Regional Office

Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Consumer Protection State College Regional Office


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General Information
Description of ServiceMediates consumer complaints, seeking restitution, refund, or other relief for consumers and affected businesses in a fair and impartial manner.
The Bureau of Consumer Protection is authorized to perform the following duties:
  • Investigate commercial and trade practices in the distribution, financing and furnishing of goods and services for the use of consumers;
  • Conduct studies, investigations and research into matters affecting consumer interests and make such information available to the public;
  • Advise the Legislature on matters affecting consumer interests, including the development of policies and the proposal of programs to protect consumers;
  • Investigate fraud and deception in the sale, servicing and furnishing of goods and products, and strive to eliminate such illegal actions;
  • Promote consumer education and publicize matters relating to consumer fraud, deception and misrepresentation

In response to numerous consumer complaints received each year, the Bureau has also developed a statewide mediation program which seeks restitution, refund or other relief for consumers and affected businesses in a fair and impartial manner.
LocationCentre
Geographical AreaBedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Fulton, Huntingdon, Somerset
Public TransportationYes, entrance, restrooms, and within the building
Intake ProcedureCall or write
 
Client Information
EligibilityResidents of Pennsylvania
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 800-441-2555 Consumer Protection Hotline
Physical Site Address 1 444 East College Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 440
Physical Site City, State, Zip State College, PA 16801
Main Phone 814-863-3900
Hotline Phone 800-441-2555 Consumer Protection Hotline
Fax 814-863-6555
Service Location Email consumers@attorneygeneral.gov
Web Address https://www.attorneygeneral.gov/Consumers/Bureau_of_Consumer_Protection/
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Affiliated Program: Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Consumer Protection State College Regional Office
This Service: Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General - Consumer Protection State College Regional Office
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Consumer Complaints (DD-1500)
Consumer Education (DD-1800)
Consumer Fraud Reporting (FN-1700.1470)
Consumer Goods Information (BM-1400)
Consumer Issues (YZ-1550)
Consumer Protection Agencies (DD-2100)
Government Consumer Protection Agencies (DD-2100.2500)