The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) represents trading standards professionals working in the UK and overseas - in local authorities, business and consumer sectors and central government.
CTSI exists to:
In the latest edition of TS Today experts share their predictions for the fortunes of consumers in 2017.
The institute's annual conference will next take place from 26 June to 29 June and will see more than 1,000 trading standards experts visit Harrogate International Centre. Booking is now open for exhibitors who wish to take advantage of the early bird rates.
Leon Livermore, chief executive of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute, has responded to the NAO review.