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Quality Assessments

We are associated with a number of accreditation schemes which enable businesses to demonstrate their quality and differentiate themselves from their competitors.

Taste of Staffordshire Quality Marque

The Taste of Staffordshire quality marque, open to all food and drink businesses in Staffordshire with at least a four-star food hygiene rating from Rate My Place or equivalent, demonstrates a commitment to the highest quality in produce, customer service, and hygiene.
Download the Taste of Staffordshire recruitment pack and application form.

Staffordshire Approved Visitor Accommodation Scheme

The Staffordshire Approved Visitor Accommodation Scheme, or SAVAS, proves that an accommodation provider has a ‘legal, clean and safe’ operation, following an inspection from an experienced accommodation assessor.
Contact us for more information.

Staffordshire Environmental Quality Marque

Often shortened to SEQM, the Staffordshire Environmental Quality Marque is for any business which minimises its impact on the local environment and helps to conserve and protect Staffordshire’s natural beauty, cultural heritage and wildlife.
Further details are available at 

National accreditation schemes

VisitBritain’s star rating and accreditation schemes include:

  • National Quality Assessment Scheme: official star ratings for accommodation providers, delivered by The AA
  • Visitor Attraction Quality Scheme: independent assessment of the visitor experience at your attraction
  • National Accessible Scheme: the only scheme rating the accessibility of visitor accommodation in England 

Further information is available at