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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.


Takeaway owner fined £35,000 for serious food offences

Posted: 07/02/17

Wirral Magistrates have fined a local businessman £32,000 after he admitted a string of food hygiene and food standards offences.

Hajj travel firm boss jailed for 14 months for fraud

Posted: 01/02/17

The director of a Hajj travel firm was found guilty of fraud and sentenced to 14 months’ imprisonment at Leicester Crown Court on 31 January 2017.

New report shows fewer retailers sell e-cigs to children

Posted: 21/01/17

Retailers that failed a national test purchase operation and sold nicotine inhaling products to children and young people are now fully compliant with the law, a new report has found.

Register My Appliance Day

Posted: 19/01/17

Today (the 19 of January), is Register My Appliance Day, the domestic appliance industry is urging the public to take a few minutes to register the millions of white goods that they rely on every day, have never registered, and completely forget they own.

Winter tyres: a requirement throughout Europe?

Posted: 17/01/17

Are you venturing out on the road in the freezing conditions sweeping across Europe now? Then it's time to read a Winter Tyres report just published by the European Consumer Centre Network on mandatory equipment for travel this winter in Europe, plus Iceland and Norway.


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