Campaigns
Latest Campaigns

Latest Campaigns

We work with partners to deliver campaigns to help raise awareness of threats to consumers. Recent materials that have been produced are available here:

Scams Awareness Month 2017

3rd July 2017

Citizens Advice and partners across the consumer protection landscape are leading activities throughout the month of July for Scams Awareness Month.

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2014-15 Consumer Harm Report

12th October 2015

The inaugural National Trading Standards ‘Consumer Harm Report’ reveals annual data and predicts biggest threats for 2016 including energy, lottery and telephone preference scams.

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The Owl and the Copycat

7th July 2014

In 2015 our eCrime Team launched advice for consumers around ‘copycat’ websites following a number of investigations that were led by the team.

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Protecting Consumers & Safeguarding Businesses

The National Trading Standards Work Areas

National Trading Standards has teams overseeing a range of issues, from illegal money lending to copycat websites and doorstep crime.

Work Areas

Latest Headlines

National Trading Standards prevents £127 million in consumer losses

3rd November 2017

Company director receives suspended prison sentence in unfair home improvement sales case

3rd November 2017