Analysis
New country, new customs framework
The most noticeable effect of EU Exit for UK consumers is felt when buying goods from abroad
At home with the Tenant Fees Act
What impact has the Tenant Fees Act 2019 had on the lives of tenants? 
CTSI Symposium 2021
CTSI’s first get-together in more than two years is set to be better than ever
No short measures on alcohol sales
A prosecution for watering down spirits shows the value of traditional investigations
Tackling digital detriment
How can trading standards manage to keep pace with rapid technological change?
Beware of the dog dealers
The cruelty, emotional exploitation and organised crime behind illicit puppy sales
In at the deep end
Trading standards enforcement is no easy task - especially in the face of ever-decreasing resources
A long-term solution to illicit tobacco?
Could a novel approach to prosecution put a stop to illicit tobacco once and for all?
Community service in Tower Hamlets
Two projects show what can be achieved by engaging with the local community
How TS rose to the COVID challenge
New data shows how trading standards has stepped up during COVID
The counterfeiters’ worst enemy
WRi founder Graham Mogg talks about taking down traders in fake goods
Help for home buyers
The Consumer Code for Home Builders can protect buyers from house purchasing pitfalls
CCAS: A record to be proud of
As the CCAS celebrates its eighth anniversary, we look at its achievements so far
Sniffing out criminal activity
How sniffer dogs provide vital support to trading standards services
Evidence gathering for a ‘copycat’ action
The evidence gathering steps necessary when establishing a case against a 'copycat brand'
CPRs vs. the Fraud Act
The benefits and complexities of the CPRs and the Fraud Act in prosecutions