£1 million worth of counterfeit luxury goods seized

On Thursday 9 November 2022, Trading Standards Scotland, in conjunction with local authority trading standards services from Glasgow City and South Lanarkshire Council, Police Scotland and the Anti-Counterfeiting Group took action against a 61-year-old male who was...

Illegal Sale of IPTV Services

Trading Standards Scotland (TSS) can confirm that four people, aged 51, 50, 46 and 45, have been reported to the Procurator Fiscal Paisley in respect of the illegal sale and supply of IPTV services.  It is alleged that the four, all from Renfrew, provided illegal...

Toying With Children’s Safety

The online marketplace sellers toying with children’s safety Online sales have dramatically increased in recent years. For the UK toy industry, more than half of toy sales are now made online[1]. Unfortunately, not all toys and games seen online meet the necessary...

The Money Map

www.moneymap.scot  Hot on the heels of the economic effects of the pandemic, the rising costs of living is making life financially challenging for so many people across the country. Sadly, this has been harnessed as an opportunity for scammers. We have already...
Cost of Living Scams Campaign

Cost of Living Scams Campaign

Scots warned of scams related to the cost of living crisis Trading Standards Scotland has today launched a month-long campaign aimed at raising awareness of scams linked to the ongoing cost of living crisis. As prices and bills continue to rise, many consumers will...