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Welcome to CTSI's News Room. Browse through our latest consumer protection and trading standards news reports (below), or check out our archive of news articles from previous years.

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CTSI responds to Government’s long-awaited Product Safety Review

Posted: 08/02/2023

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has welcomed the publication of a review to be undertaken by the Department for Trade and Business (DBT) that is examining the effectiveness of the UK Product Safety system that underpins the UK economy.

July news and policy round up

Posted: 07/27/2023

The latest news and policy updates from CTSI

CTSI welcomes CMA Unit Pricing Inquiry

Posted: 07/21/2023

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has welcomed the publication of an Inquiry undertaken by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into unit pricing across the UK.

Stronger powers to combat illicit tobacco come into force

Posted: 07/20/2023

More than 27 million illicit cigarettes and 7,500kg of hand-rolling tobacco were seized under Operation CeCe in its first two years, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and National Trading Standards have revealed.

CTSI warns that lack of legal definition for vegan food could cost lives

Posted: 07/07/2023

New research identifies legal loophole in vegan food rules that could leave people with allergies in the dark about what they are eating.

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