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:
We provide a voice for trading standards professionals at a national level by working with experts in the field to influence policy. Our campaigns raise awareness of the challenges that the profession faces in protecting consumers and supporting businesses.
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.
This section is dedicated to trading standards professionals seeking Chartered Trading Standards Practitioner status. The Chartered Trading Standards Practitioner is a nationally recognised status.