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.

Cheaper mobile calls . . . passenger rights . . .better protection for online purchases New UK ECC booklet shows how consumer protection in the EU has changed Consumer protection has changed dramatically in the past 20 years in the...
12 Jun 2013
Proposed new Bill of Consumer Rights is good news for trading standards, provided the lines are drawn in the right place, says TSI and the NTSBThe Trading Standards Institute (TSI) and the National Trading Standards Board (NTSB) welcome the increased...
12 Jun 2013
Metrology Matters - impact on more than £600 billionworth of goods and utilities sold in the UKThe Trading Standards Institute (TSI) is taking the opportunity of the World Metrology Day today (20 May) to highlight how weights and measures inspectors affect...
20 May 2013
 TSI adds another string to its new business education bow with online advice servicewww.everythingregulation.org.ukThe Trading Standards Institute (TSI) is pleased to announce it is to manage the Everything Regulation When It's Needed (ERWIN) advice website as part of its wider...
15 May 2013
Fraud worth more than £145 million has been tackled by projects funded by the National Trading Standards Board (NTSB) in its first year.The Board was set up as part of the new Consumer Landscape in April 2012 to provide leadership,...
30 Apr 2013