Consumer Affairs

Responsibilities


Consumer Affairs’ mandate is to protect the citizens of Cape May County and those visitors to the county from illegal and unscrupulous merchants. This office also knows that 95% of the merchants of Cape May County are reputable, honest people who care about their customers and guests. They work hard at providing their guests and customers with good products and first class accommodations.

The Cape May County Department of Consumer affairs will investigate all complaints received by this office to the fullest extent of the law. The Cape May County Department of Consumer Affairs, in conjunction with the State Division of Consumer Affairs will seek out, identify and prosecute those persons and merchants in addition to those establishments who defraud the public for private gain.