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.

Two young toy designers who won a national award at the Trading Standards Institute’s (TSI) conference enjoyed a grand lunch and a tour of the House of Lords yesterday, hosted by TSI’s president Baroness Crawley.Best friends Sarah Colyer and Grace...
23 May 2012
The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) welcomes the news that Scottish and Southern Energy has finally been sentenced, one year on from the original guilty verdicts.The utility company was sentenced today (Fri) to a fine of £1.25 million on the charge...
4 May 2012
The Trading Standards Institute says it is time to stamp out car clocking as Trading Standards busts a prolific van mileage correction operation in Nottingham.The commercial vehicle dealer Maxwell Stuart Alvey, who has wiped millions of miles off the clocks...
4 May 2012
The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) is urging scam victims to speak out to help stop the ever-growing wave of con artists.A tide of mass marketed scams such as fake lottery wins is having a devastating effect on the lives of...
1 May 2012
The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) welcomes the Consumer Landscape Review announced today by the Department for Business Innovation and Skills.The streamlined Consumer Landscape will strengthen the effectiveness of the enforcement of consumer rights with a new centre stage role for...
11 Apr 2012