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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.


UK European Consumer Centre issues 'wise dating website' tips

Posted: 10/02/17

UK consumers hoping to find love around the time of Valentine's Day are being urged to follow a set of 'wise dating website' tips when they sign up for love online.

Sentencing for fake goods car boot trader

Posted: 09/02/17

A man has been sentenced to 100 hours community service after pleading guilty to selling thousands of pounds worth of fake designer goods at the Peterborough weekly 'Bizzy Boot' sale.

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.


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