The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) enforces the District's consumer protection laws and other public protection laws, including the District's False Claims Act and laws regarding charitable solicitations, nonprofit organizations, antitrust and tobacco products.
To reach the Consumer Protection Hotline, call (202) 442-9828 or email [email protected]. The office hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30am - 5:00pm.
Consumers are encouraged to submit their complaints using a Consumer Complaint Form.
The Consumer Protection and Public Advocacy Newsroom contains past OAG press releases describing public protection enforcement activities.
The CPPA Newsroom contains recent Consumer Proctection and Public Advocacy press releases.