Business regulation

Services

  1. Search for a trade mark

    Look up a trade mark to see if something identical or similar to your brand is already registered

  2. Check if a vehicle, part or accessory has been recalled

    Check if a vehicle model, part or accessory has been recalled because of a fault in how it was made

  3. Contracts Finder

    Use Contracts Finder to find out about current contract opportunities with the government and its agencies

  4. Find your local Trading Standards office

    Find a Trading Standards office to complain about illegal sales activity or to get business advice about trading legally

  5. Apply to register a trade mark

    Protect your brand by registering it as a trade mark - how to apply, fees, responding to objections to your trade mark, using the ® symbol

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Alcohol licensing
  2. Trade mark forms and fees
  3. Non-disclosure agreements
  4. How to classify trade marks
  5. Flood risk activities: environmental permits
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News and communications

  1. New Traffic Commissioners to be appointed
  2. Bottomline Technologies (de), Inc / Experian Limited merger inquiry
  3. JD Sports Fashion plc / Footasylum plc merger inquiry
  4. Norwich–Ely rail passengers protected by CMA
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Research and statistics

  1. Landscape summaries commissioned by the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation
  2. Interim reports from the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation
  3. The Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation's approach to the governance of data-driven technology
  4. BEIS Public Attitudes Tracker: Wave 30
  5. Office for Product Safety and Standards – Research at Office for Product Safety and Standards
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Modernising consumer markets: green paper
  2. Statutory audit services: initial consultation on the Competition and Markets Authority recommendations
  3. Furniture and furnishings fire safety regulations: proposed changes (2016)
  4. Government's strategic steer to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)
  5. CMA impact assessment 2018 to 2019
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Board meeting agendas and minutes
  2. PCA Annual Report and Accounts 01 April 2018 to 31 March 2019
  3. Correspondence and meeting notes
  4. PCA budget for investigations
  5. IPO annual report and accounts 2018 to 2019
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Organisations