Jessica Poleon, Director of Consumer Protection

The Erie County Office of Consumer Protection was created to ensure that Erie County's residents have access to education, information and resources regarding consumer protection.  The office will investigate and mediate consumer complaints through voluntary mediation and educate Erie County consumers on the policies, best practices and their rights and responsibilities as consumers.   


What's Happening in Consumer Protection
"Distraint Warrant" Tax Processing Unit, Erie County Public, Judgment Records?

Have you received a letter with the heading 

"Tax Processing Unit

Erie County Public ...

Take the "Con" out of Consumer

Erie County Office of Consumer Protection will be hosting a mini-series Take the 'Con' out of Consumer. The purpose of the mini-series is to educate and empower consumers so that...

"This company is a private company not the government, it does not represent or collect on behalf of the Federal Tax Authorities”

You open the mail to find a notice

County: Erie

State: NY

Filing Agency: Federal Tax Authorities


Unemployment Insurance Scam:

Have you opened the mail to find the dreaded notice stating an unemployment insurance claim for benefits has been file with your...



Phone: (716) 858-6169
Fax: (716) 858-8311

95 Franklin Street, Room 651
Buffalo, New York 14202