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.

Trading Standards Institute (TSI) has expressed concern about the Government proposals for the ‘Green Deal’ which is due to be implemented in autumn 2012.The Energy Bill is a vehicle for the Government to meet challenging carbon emission targets with the...
22 Jun 2011
The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) has expressed concern about the Government proposals for the ‘Green Deal’ which is due to be implemented in autumn 2012.The Energy Bill is a vehicle for the Government to meet challenging carbon emission targets with...
22 Jun 2011
Day one of the annual TSI Consumer Affairs and Trading Standards Conference in Bournemouth (Tuesday 21 June) was the theatre for the launch of the eagerly awaited Department for  Business Innovation and Skills ‘Empowering and protecting consumers’ consultation’, otherwise  known...
21 Jun 2011
The Senior Citizen Liaison Team (SCLT) in Bishopsworth, Bristol has received national recognition from the Trading Standards Institute for its tailored neighbourhood policing service to the vulnerable.The award was made at the TSI’s annual Conference in Bournemouth today (Tuesday 21...
21 Jun 2011
A Hampshire County Council scheme to protect vulnerable adults from being scammed out of their savings by rogue traders, fraudsters and doorstep criminals has received national recognition from the Trading Standards Institute.A Recognition Award has been presented to Hampshire Trading...
21 Jun 2011