Latest Campaigns

Scams Awareness Month 2017

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

The campaign is all about supporting partnerships nationally and locally to give consumers the skills and confidence to identify scams, share experiences and take action by reporting suspicious activity.

Visit the Scams Awareness Month campaign site at for more information on how to get involved. 

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

Duo convicted of major vacuum servicing fraud

14th July 2017

Make sure advertising claims are accurate, estate agencies are reminded

7th July 2017