Joining the BSIA's Vacant Property Protection Section
Companies wishing to join the BSIA's Vacant Property Protection Section must meet the following criteria in order to be admitted to the section:
Vacant Property Protection Section Criteria
Vacant Property Protection Company – A company providing services related to the protection of unoccupied properties.
Vacant Property Protection Section ISO 9001 Accreditation
In accordance with clause 2.3 of the Model Section Rules of the Association, membership of the Vacant Property Protection Section is conditional on the Operating Board being satisfied that the member has the relevant ISO 9001 accreditation.
In accordance with clause 2.7 of the Model Rules for Sections of the BSIA, members should ensure that all employees whose employment may involve them in the acquisition or, or access to, knowledge of a confidential nature, improper use of which could involve the member, any client of the member or a third party in a security risk shall be screened prior to employment with the object of ascertaining, by examination of prospective employees' background, that they are of good character.
The use of BS 7858 - 'Security screening of individuals employed in a security environment' may be appropriate.
For more information about joining the BSIA, or for advice on achieving the above criteria, call Sharon Mughal on 07803 891742.