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:

Consumer Harm Report 2018

28th September 2018

National Trading Standards’ annual Consumer Harm Report reveals more consumer detriment prevented and record prison sentences handed down. Report also highlights new and emerging threats facing consumers and businesses.

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Friends Against Scams

22nd June 2018

Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering communities to Take a Stand Against Scams.

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Scams Awareness Month 2018

22nd June 2018

Scams Awareness Month is a yearly campaign which aims to create a network of confident, alert consumers who ‘don’t miss a trick’ when it comes to scams. Scams Awareness Month 2018 will take place in June.

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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 copycat websites to doorstep crime.

Work Areas

Latest Headlines

Free call blockers for victims of scam and nuisance phone calls

15th October 2019

Five sentenced following fraud case

30th September 2019