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CTSI can provide expert opinion on national trading standards policy and legislation. However, if you are looking for details of a specific case it is most likely a matter for the local authority trading standards team.


YouGov survey reveals over 2.6 million UK adults scammed since lockdown

Posted: 23/09/21

A survey released by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) revealed that 5% (over 2.6 million)* of UK adults online were scammed since the first COVID-19 lockdown in March 2020. 

Karate teacher gets four years jail time for fake DVD business

Posted: 22/09/21

A karate teacher found selling fake DVDs and Scholl foot care products, running a fraudulent business, money laundering and more, is today sentenced to four years in prison.

CTSI calls for a consultation and impact assessment in wake of UK Government's proposed Imperial Unit reintroduction

Posted: 22/09/21

CTSI responded to the UK Government's plans to reintroduce imperial units and, noting that this is a headline proposal, sought assurances that CTSI will be able to provide its evidence and views via a robust consultation and impact assessment that looks at the costs and benefits to businesses, consumers and regulators.

Defra and trading standards come together at CTSI Symposium

Posted: 15/09/21

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) is pleased to announce that the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) will be addressing delegates at the CTSI Symposium at the Eastside Rooms Birmingham.

Cyfraith Newydd yn dod i rym ar 1 Hydref

Posted: 08/09/21

Mae Safonau Masnach Cymru yn cefnogi menter gan Grŵp Bwyd Gwent Fwyaf i leihau marwolaethau o adweithiau alergaidd.


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