Illegal Imitation Alcohol Sold in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4959
Question By: 
Victoria Borwick
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What steps are the Metropolitan Police taking to curtail the sale of imitation alcohol from London shops?

Answer

Answer for Illegal Imitation Alcohol Sold in London

Answer for Illegal Imitation Alcohol Sold in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS is not the lead authority on these matters. However, the MPS will often provide support and action to operations run by local authority Trading Standards Teams or HM Revenue and Customs to tackle such issues.