A capital partnership for consumers and reputable businesses

Who we are

London Trading Standards logoLondon Trading Standards (LTS) represents the 33 Local Authority Trading Standards services in the London Region. We share information and awareness campaigns across the capital to protect consumers and safeguard legitimate enterprise.

Our members advise on and enforce laws that govern the way we buy, sell, rent and hire goods and services. We carry out inspections and monitor or investigate complaints. We endeavour to work with businesses to help achieve compliance but ultimately we can prosecute those who break the law.

Together London Trading Standards tackle a wide range of issues including; product safety, doorstep crime and scams, underage sales, counterfeit goods and unfair trading.

Last Tweets

  • Kilburn counterfeit bag seller falls into the clutches of Brent and Harrow Trading Standards before being fined by the Court ,
  • Letting agent in Barking and Dagenham that failed to display tenant fees finally faces the music following action by Trading Standards ,
  • Knife crime in the news again and some money being made available to Trading Standards to tackle sales to young people ,
  • London Trading Standards has expertise in this area so please include us in any planning work for this exciting campaign ,
  • By popular request, here are some more details about the jailing today of three rogue letting agents who traded under the name 'Crestons' @IslingtonBC,

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