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

Announcements

Consultations

Publications

  1. CMR Bulletin 30

    • Guidance
  2. Schedule 4: UK nationally approved electricity meters

    • Statutory guidance
  3. Electricity meter type approval certificates Annex MI-003

    • Statutory guidance

See all publications

Statistics

  1. Water situation report: east of England

    • Official Statistics
  2. Water situation report: south east

    • Official Statistics
  3. Water situation report: north west

    • Official Statistics

See all statistics

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. Meat products: sell them legally in England

    Find out what information you need to show on products made of or containing meat that you sell to the public. Read more

  3. Food labelling: loose foods

    Give information to consumers when selling food that is loose or hasn't been prepacked by another producer. Read more

  4. 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

  5. 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