BAR starts the year as the ONLY Trade Association in the UK that has established the three core initiatives necessary to demonstrate the industry’s commitment to business compliance, high service standards and customer protection

Please click here to read our Press Release in respect of BAR leading the way by being the first UK Trade Association to have Assured Advice, under the Primary Authority regulations AND a Trading Standards Institute Code of Practice AND an independent Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) scheme, ahead of legislation.

This is an innovative move is consumer protection and will set the benchmark for other consumer facing sector Trade Associations

There is additional supporting information available as follows

Information on Primary Authorities

Information on the TSI code

Information on the ADR directive