Awards & accreditations

Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)

CHAS is established as the market leader for health and safety pre-qualification in the UK. It is available to suppliers (those who provide goods and services) and to organisations (buyers) looking for suitably competent suppliers.

NICEIC Internal & External Wall Insulation Accreditation

NICEIC contractors undergo a rigorous assessment process, covering a representative sample of their work, their premises, documentation, equipment, and the competence of their key supervisory staff. They are then re-assessed on a regular basis to ensure continued compliance.

Living Wage

The Living Wage Foundation recognises and celebrates the leadership shown by Living Wage Employers across the UK.

MCS Micro Certification Scheme

Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is a nationally recognised quality assurance scheme, supported by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. MCS certifies microgeneration technologies used to produce electricity and heat from renewable sources.

24Housing Awards 2014

These awards celebrate best practice across the housing sector. ForWorks were highly commended in the “Repairs and Maintenance Provider of the Year” category.


Constructionline is the UK's leading procurement and supply chain management service that collects, assesses and monitors standard company information through a question set that is aligned to PAS 91, the standardised pre-qualification questionnaire developed by BSI to reduce duplication within the construction industry.

CSE - Customer Service Excellence

Customer Service Excellence was developed to offer services a practical tool for driving customer-focused change within their organisation. The foundation of this tool is the Customer Service Excellence standard which tests in great depth those areas that research has indicated are a priority for customers, with particular focus on delivery, timeliness, information, professionalism and staff attitude.

There is also emphasis placed on developing customer insight, understanding the user’s experience and robust measurement of service satisfaction.


Accredited to ‘Exemplar’ level in Diversity In Business Accreditation showing that our approach to diversity is embedded throughout our business and demonstrated in the way we treat both staff and customers.


These three awards back up what we say:

  • ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems
  • ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems
  • BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems