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Management Systems

British Standards Institute (BSI)
BSI are a global provider of management systems assessment, certification and training services.
LLoyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA)
Another UKAS certification body providing global assessment and certification services.
World's largest body for inspection, assessment and certification. Carry out Charter Mark assessment.
United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS)
Sole national accreditation body recognised by the government to assess and approve accredited certification bodies.
National Security Inspectorate (NSI)
UKAS accredited approval body for security and fire companies.
Security Industry Authority (SIA)
Manages the licensing of the private security industry (security guards, door supervisors, events security)


Environmental & Waste Management

The Environment Agency(EA)
Government Agency. A wealth of environmental information and guidance
Provide free environmental guidance for small businesses in the UK. Good source of current legislation.
Dept. of food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Work in the interests of the countryside, environment and rural economy. Excellent source of information and guidance.

Chartered Institute of Wastes Management
CIWM is the leading professional body for waste and resource management.

  Road Haulage Association (RHA)
Provides advice, information and business services to the haulage industry
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