Press releases

CTSI's communications team works at a national level for the benefit of a sustainable trading standards service, informed businesses and empowered consumers. 

At local level trading standards matters are dealt with by the council press office.

Please contact us with any national media queries by email pressoffice@tsi.org.uk or by phone

01268 582 240.

Members of the public should contact their local trading standards service or the Citizens Advice consumer helpline 03454 040506.

 Volunteers make all the difference as eyes and ears for trading standards Community group receives national Hero Award from TSIAn innovative community volunteer group has received a Hero Award at the Trading Standards Institute’s Conference in Brighton on Thursday 20...
21 Jun 2013
 Social worker helps trading standards catch a rogue trader who targeted the vulnerable Her efforts to be recognised with a national award Social care worker Melanie Brown, of Powys social services, has been awarded a Certificate of Commendation at the Trading Standards...
21 Jun 2013
Students from Kaimes School, Edinburgh beat off tough competition from 8 other schools in the grand finals of the Consumer Challenge Quiz at the Trading Standards Institute conference in Brighton this year.The students all have learning difficulties and represent a...
21 Jun 2013
 Leeds teenagers are national consumer champions 2013Students from Abbey Grange Academy in Leeds, beat off tough competition from seven other schools in the grand finals of Young Consumers of the Year competition at the Trading Standards Institute conference in Brighton...
20 Jun 2013
 Birmingham Post journalist receives TSI’s national Hero AwardEmma McKinney, the Consumer Editor at Birmingham Mail, has received a national Hero Award at the Trading Standards Institute's Conference in Brighton on Wednesday 19 June, having been praised for her hard work...
20 Jun 2013