VisitEngland Validates SGS’s BS 8901 Certification
SGS United Kingdom Ltd is pleased to announce that VisitEngland, the country’s national tourist board, has validated SGS’ BS 8901 certification process, recognising its high quality. This means that organisations certified by SGS will be promoted on VisitEngland’s MeetEngland website as a ‘green venue’, gaining exposure to domestic and international markets.
SGS is the only certification body to have achieved validation for BS 8901 from VisitEngland.
BS 8901 is especially developed for the events industry, aiming to improve the sustainability management practices of event organisations, venues and events’ supply chains, ensuring a balanced approach to economic activity and environmental and social responsibility.
Contact SGS to qualify for a complimentary workshop in a series of sustainability strategy workshops.
- VisitEngland is the strategic leadership body representing the public and private sector stakeholders of English Tourism. It works in partnership creating national tourism strategy, optimising marketing investment, and developing the visitor experience across England
- VisitEngland uses its Enjoy England consumer brand in the domestic market and markets England under the VisitEngland brand in international markets
- For corporate information see VisitEngland, for consumer information see EnjoyEngland
- VisitEngland’s business events team, MeetEngland, can provide the following services for clients looking to book corporate events, conferences and incentives. VisitEngland’s business events team, MeetEngland, can provide the following services for clients looking to book corporate events, conferences and incentives. VisitEngland’s business events team, MeetEngland, can provide the following services for clients looking to book corporate events, conferences and incentives.
- Free and impartial advice on the most appropriate destinations, venues and other suppliers for your event.
- Support in coordinating proposals and bids from destinations, venues, DMC’s and PCO’s from across the country.
- A comprehensive website MeetEngland with supplier listings, destination information, and example itineraries for incentives and social programmes.
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