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Trading Standards

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN HL1312, tabled on 19 July 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have conducted a review of trading standards this year and, if so, when they plan to publish the outcome of that review.

Answered on

3 August 2016

The evidence and material from the recent Review of Trading Standards will be taken forward as part of the Cutting Red Tape Review of Local Authority Regulation and Enforcement. This review has closed for general comments and further evidence is being gathered and analysed. The Government will publish the findings from the Cutting Red Tape Review in due course.

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy