News & policy
CTSI is the national voice of the trading standards profession. We work at a national level for the benefit of a sustainable trading standards service, informed businesses and empowered consumers.
Latest news & announcements
Scam advice during the COVID-19 panademic
Details of new scams are emerging daily. Keep up to date by visiting our newsroom for all the latest information and advice.
Hero Awards 2020 nominations now open
The CTSI Hero Awards 2020 is our opportunity to recognise and celebrate the unsung heroes who stand on the frontline of consumer protection in our communities.
Business Companion guides launched
Business Companion provides information for businesses and individuals that need to know about trading standards and consumer protection legislation. In conjunction with the The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), CTSI has launched three new guides on care home complaints, package travel and linked travel arrangements and finally used cars.