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.

Reporters whose campaigning scoops have exposed scams and rogue traders are set to be honoured by the Trading Standards Institute (TSI).TSI, in partnership with Consumer Direct, is set to salute journalists and press officers at its 2008 Media Awards.The awards...
14 Jul 2008
Bryan Lewin, the chairman of the Trading Standards Institute (TSI) explained to a national conference today (02 July) how local authorities can benefit from money seized from criminals.Mr Lewin, who is also head of Northamptonshire County Council Trading Standards Service,...
2 Jul 2008
A Kent school has won the coveted Trading Standards Institute (TSI) Young Consumers of the Year 2008 competition, sponsored by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) - taking home the College of Fellows trophy, medals and £1,000 for their school....
26 Jun 2008
A mother and her four-year-old son star in a new film tracking the way trading standards professionals act to safeguard the food on our plates - throughout its journey from farm to fork.'Healthy and Safe - a journey to your...
26 Jun 2008
Dame Deirdre Hutton, chair of the Food Standards Agency, is set to be made a vice president of the Trading Standards Institute (TSI) today (June 26).Dame Deirdre will be officially appointed a vice president at the TSI's annual conference in...
26 Jun 2008