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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.


Trading Standards ensures Derby is fake rice free

Posted: 09/01/17

Derby City Council Trading Standards have been working with the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on sampling projects this year to help tackle problems with food that could be damaging to consumers.

Experts call for push payments to be disabled on vulnerable people’s accounts

Posted: 16/12/16

VULNERABLE customers should be able to ‘self-declare’ their status and disable what are termed ‘faster payments’ to prevent them being scammed, experts have warned. 

CTSI responds to NAO report

Posted: 16/12/16

Leon Livermore, chief executive of CTSI, has responded to the NAO review.

New guide to help businesses understand their obligations

Posted: 16/12/16

Businesses that sell goods and services online and in people’s homes are being reminded that they can have more responsibilities than those who sell over the counter and on the high street.

RAC launches first used car code to be fully accredited by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute

Posted: 14/12/16

In a bid to boost consumers’ confidence when buying a second hand vehicle, the RAC has announced the launch of what was the UK’s first used car code accredited by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute.


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