The government is working to make sure that people have the information and protection they need when they buy goods and services.





  1. Water situation report: east of England

    • Official Statistics
  2. Water situation report: south east

    • Official Statistics
  3. Water situation report: Devon and Cornwall

    • Official Statistics

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Detailed guides

  1. Claim compensation for injury or financial loss

    How to claim compensation yourself or if using a claims management company, check they're authorised, your rights and their obligations. Read more

  2. Living in Cuba

    This guide sets out essential information for British national residing in Cuba including advice on health, education, benefits, residence requirements and more. Read more

  3. Food standards: labelling, durability and composition

    Requirements for products listed under food standards legislation, such as bottled water, milk, fish and meat; table of UK mineral waters; 'best before' dates. Read more

  4. Product safety for manufacturers

    Technical and legal requirements for safety, design, packaging and insurance, to ensure products are safe and fit for purpose. Read more

  5. Hallmarking policy

    Role of Regulatory Delivery within hallmarking policy and legislation. Read more