Joining our Network

Our network spans all home improvement market verticals including renewables, so if you think your business has the necessary attributes and you share our approach to excellent standards of service delivery, why not get in touch to find out more.

Due to our heritage in consumer protection, the acceptance criteria for joining our network is set at a high level. However, for well managed and quality businesses, much of what we look for during the due diligence process should be relatively straightforward.

We have set out some of the key areas below that we cover during the accreditation and onboarding of new network partners:

  • Detailed Application
  • Regulatory status
  • Contract documents
  • Registered accounts
  • Bank statements
  • Workmanship Guarantee
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Employers Liability Insurance
  • Competency and/or Certification Body or Competent Person Scheme certificates
  • Financial checks
  • Social media
  • Online reviews

To join our network, contact us today:

HICS Consumer Protection

Our Commitment

We are absolutely committed to raising standards across the home improvement and renewables industry and through our network of key stakeholders (Government, Regulators, Industry Bodies, Trade Associations, Chartered Trading Standards Institute, Citizens Advice Bureau and Financial Institutions, etc) we are uniquely placed to continue driving improvement and change across the sector.

By teaming up with our experts, you will get the chance to take your business to the next level. So, if you share our commitment to consumers and would like to join us on the journey, we’d like to hear from you.

Contact us here or call us on 0330 335 3354.

Accreditations, Awards and Partners

A Trusted Partner

QASSS protects consumers and mitigates risks across the home improvement, renewables and building repair sector. Building on our heritage as a leading consumer protection organisation in the home improvement sector, we are CTSI approved and provide industry-leading expertise and continually work to improve services and standards across the sector.

Contact us to see how we can help your business.