Our Awards, Certifications & Memberships


Our Accreditations and Certifications are the outward badges of our internal management systems, methodologies, processes and procedures.  Externally audited, they are shorthand for excellence and quality - guaranteed.

Iso 9001 2015

ISO 9001:2015

Our certification to the Quality Management Standard ensures our clients of our commitment to the quality control of our products and quality assurance of our services and business processes.

Iso 14001 2015

ISO 14001:2015

Our certification to the Environmental Management Standard demonstrates our commitment to our environmental sustainability responsibilities, and to our continuous efforts to manage and reduce our environmental impact.


ISO 45001:2015

Our certification to the Health and Safety Management Standard reenforces the safety culture which is embedded within GL events throughout the business and ensures the safety of all our operations.

Iso 20121 2012

 ISO 20121:2012

Our certification to the Event Sustainability Management Systems Standard demonstrates our commitment to the continuing management and improvement of sustainability throughout the entire event management cycle.

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Cyber Essentials Plus

As holders of Cyber Essentials Plus assurance, GL events UK underlines its commitment to cyber security and data protection, having demonstrated compliance with technical and procedural controls to mitigate common internet-borne cyber attacks.

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Safe Contractor Approved

Safe Contractor promotes higher standards of competence and compliance through the provision of relevant industry specific and tailored health and safety assessments for all professions and sectors.

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Construction Line (Gold Standard)

Demonstrating compliance with PAS91 and Common Assessment Standard, required by many Public and Private Sector buyers, our achievement of the Gold standard includes enhanced recognition of our Equality, Opportunity and Diversity, Environmental and Quality systems.

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Disability Confident Committed

As a Disability Confident Committed Employer, GL events UK has committed to ensuring our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible. We have also anticipated and provided reasonable adjustments in support of disabled people


Our Memberships provide a flavour of priorities within the events industry, who we are and what matters to us.  They also allow us to be active in the events community, and to share and shape opinion on topics which are close to our heart.

GL events UK is part of Vision:2025,

Vision 2025

Vision 2025 is a growing network of over 500 outdoor events and businesses committed to taking climate action. GL events is a supporter and in 2023, was a headline sponsor of its Sustainable Events Summit.

GL events UK supports The Power of Events

The Power of Events

A not-for-profit company providing a platform that showcases the entire UK events industry, The Power of Events brings together events, suppliers, industry media, and university partners to name but a few. GL events is proud to be one of their Supporters.


National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA)

Our NOEA membership, and our history of supporting the Association as its first ever Futures Sponsor, demonstrates our dedication to raising industry standards and duty of care for the industry as a whole.



Valued by some of the largest purchasers in the defence community, this mark indicates that GL events UK has undertaken the process required to demonstrate its commitment and credentials to the industry.


Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA)

GL events is a proud member of ESSA, a trade body representing the very best suppliers of goods and services to the events industry. With a focus on Health & Safety, education, business development and driving excellence and shared best practice, ESSA and its members sit at the centre of the events community both in the UK and overseas.


Made up Textiles Association (MUTA)

Membership of the UK’s only trade association dedicated to suppliers of marquees, tents and structures demonstrates GL events UK’s commitment to the highest standards of best practice in the industry.


As a snapshot of recognition for a project successfully delivered, our Awards are precious moments shared. And who doesn’t love a trophy! 

Festival supplier awards 2023

Festival Supplier Awards 2023 - Best Supplier

Designed to recognise the best suppliers to the growing festival industry, the Festival Supplier Awards showcase the companies and individuals that help create some of the UK’s most well-known and best-loved festivals.

Event production awards 2023

Event Production Awards 2023 - AAA Supplier of the Year

The Event Production Awards (EPAs) is an annual celebration that recognises the teams and individuals behind the successful delivery of live events during the past 12 months.

Event production awards 2020

Event Production Awards 2020 - Event Production Team of the Year

GL events UK was announced as Production Team of the Year at the 2020 Event Production Awards (EPAs), in recognition of the GL events Group’s highly acclaimed contribution to the UN Climate Change Conference, COP25 Chile Madrid

Festival Supplier Awards 2019

Festival Supplier Awards 2019 - Best Brand Activation

GL events UK was part of the winning team to scoop the Award for Best Brand Activation for its work as part of Co-op Food’s ‘Closer to You’ national brand communication strategy, to roll out bespoke festival supermarkets at Download, Latitude, Reading and Leeds festivals.