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Scam Alert: New COVID-19 coronavirus text scam

Posted: 26/03/20

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has been sent evidence of a text scam circulating which claims to offer a lump sum payment from the government to the recipient.

CTSI issues warning on repair work opportunists during COVID-19 pandemic

Posted: 24/03/20

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has issued advice to the public on utility work performed during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.

CTSI cancels Symposium due to COVID-19 coronavirus crisis

Posted: 23/03/20

A message from CTSI Chief Executive Leon Livermore.

CTSI supports EU action against spread of COVID-19

Posted: 20/03/20

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) is welcoming news from the European Commission that national consumer protection authorities throughout the EU are working together to tackle a rise in rogue traders selling false products online amid the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak.

CTSI issues warning over COVID-19 ‘home-testing’ scams

Posted: 20/03/20

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) is warning the public not to open their doors to bogus healthcare workers claiming to be offering ‘home-testing’ for the COVID-19 coronavirus.


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