Accreditations

ICO Accreditation

ICO registered controller of data number Z1505749

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is an independent body set up to promote access to official information and to protect personal information.

The Data Protection Act 1998 requires every organisation that processes personal information to register with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), unless they are exempt. Failure to do so is a criminal offence.


ESPO Accreditation

ESPO is a customer-focused, public sector owned professional buying organisation committed to getting the most for customers by pursuing best practice in procurement, sourcing, supply chain partner support and management, contract management and EU compliance.


ISO 9001 Accreditation

ISO 9001 is a certified quality management system (QMS) for organisations who want to prove their ability to consistently provide products and services that meet the needs of their customers and other relevant stakeholders.


ISO 15713 Accreditation

The BS EN 15713:2009 standard provides a framework of key conditions to be adhered to by companies who destroy confidential information on behalf of their customers; the security of this information being integral to this.

The system includes a number of conditions such as specific sizes to shred to, and how the destruction is monitored and controlled, as well as the following core aspects:

  • Security screening of personnel
  • Premises Security
  • How sensitive information is collected, retained and transferred
  • Security measures during destruction of materials
  • Management and control of confidential material destruction
  • Traceability of the destruction process