Highland Fairtrade status

The Highlands has renewed its status as a Fairtrade Zone.

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Trading standards news

Warnings and advice about local scams.

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​​​​​​​Highland Council highlights health and safety risks from inflatable play equipment

11 Feb 2019

Following the tragic fatality last year in Norfolk involving a child and an inflatable Bouncy Castle, and a further incident on an inflatable slide at Woking where ten children were injured and taken to hospital, The Highland Council’s Environmental Health Service is responding to Health and Safety Executive (HSE) advice and raising awareness of the risks associated with such equipment.

Council clarifies concerns surrounding Export Health Certificates

8 Feb 2019

The Highland Council’s Environmental Health team currently allocates significant resource to facilitate Highland based food manufacturer’s trade with EU and non-EU countries.

Free forum event for Highland landlords

5 Feb 2019

The Highland Council, in partnership with Under One Roof Scotland, are inviting all private landlords to a special seminar specifically to look at issues surrounding  common repairs and building maintenance and how to deal with any problems that may arise.

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