Code on broadband speeds: OFCOM has published a ‘voluntary’ code for internet providers on how they should communicate to businesses on speeds and deal with complaints. View >

Opinion on tobacco additives: EU Technical body SCENIHR has published an opinion on safety of additives in tobacco products. View >

Comment on DEFRA air quality plans: CIEH has published comment on achievability, resource and expertise required to implement the Government plan to tackle nitrous oxide levels in cities. View >

‘Better Business for All awards’: The Better Regulation Delivery Office has published details of short listed entries for the awards recognising best practice in joining up local regulatory activity to meet business needs. View >

Commitment to legislate on fire services: The Home Office is to bring in legislation to bring fire services within the remit of police and crime commissioners and to require closer working between police and fire services. View >

CMA policy speech: The CMA Chief Executive has made a speech on ‘Consumer Engagement in a Digital World’. View >

BIS 2020 programme: The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has commenced a major streamlining exercise by announcing closure of its Sheffield office. View >