Updated guidance – For business – General labelling requirements

Trading Standards have published updated guidance for businesses who apply a quantity marking to goods sold by weight, measure or number.

Trading Standards have updated our guidance in relation to the labelling of weight, measure or number on goods. The guidance includes examples of what a compliant quantity statement looks like, the permitted units and abbreviations that can be used and a list of non-compliant examples, which should help clarify the legislative requirements and direct how a statement of quantity is to be applied to goods.

General quantity labelling requirements