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CTSI can provide expert 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.


Rogue traders who targeted vulnerable residents appear in court

Posted: 11/10/17

Four rogue traders have appeared in court charged with conning vulnerable and elderly residents out of thousands of pounds.

Rogue trader jailed for conning elderly residents

Posted: 10/10/17

A roofer who tried to pressurise elderly residents into paying for unnecessary work has been jailed for ten months.

Conman builder jailed following council investigation

Posted: 06/10/17

A cowboy builder who conned people out of tens of thousands of pounds has been jailed following a successful investigation by North Tyneside Council’s trading standards team.

Business Companion publish consumer rights video guide for used car traders

Posted: 05/10/17

Trading standards experts have today published a new video guide aimed at used car traders to ensure consumers and businesses are protected under the Consumer Rights Act.

Animal ban for ‘horror’ farm couple

Posted: 04/10/17

A couple who kept pigs and sheep in ‘horrific’ conditions at their East Sussex farm have been handed suspended jail terms.


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