Certifications and Policies

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

As the global situation and response to the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, we will update on the latest position in the UK, EU, US and elsewhere, as well as provide the latest guidance on what individuals can do to reduce the chance of the virus spreading. We understand the concern that the emergence of the virus is causing amongst colleagues, clients and suppliers and will continue to communicate the most up-to-date advice as soon as possible.

APS Group Covid 19 Policy Version 24032020

Covid Secure Statement – APS Group Secure Solutions

Covid Secure Statement – Allied Publicity Services (Manchester)

Covid Secure Statement – APS Group Scotland

Gender Pay Gap reports

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap information) Regulations 2017, we’re pleased to present our annual gender pay gap report for Allied Publicity Services (Manchester) Ltd.

APS Group Gender Pay Gap report 2019

APS Group Gender Pay Gap report 2020.

APS Group Gender Pay Gap report 2021.

Carbon Net Zero Plan

Our aim is to ensure that our continued growth as leaders in our field is realised through sustainable and environmentally responsible practice. APS Group is, therefore, committed to achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2040.

CNZ Plan


APS Group is certified to ISO27001:2013 which covers an Information Security Management System (ISMS) to manage all aspects of Information Security to protect business information assets within APS Group from all threats, whether internal or external, deliberate or accidental, and also to demonstrate the commitment we have towards our customers’ information security.

ISO27001 Policy link

ISO27001 Certificate link

Cyber Essentials certificate link


APS Group is certified to ISO22301:2012 which covers a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) to ensure our own business long term survival post disaster and also our customers.

ISO22301 Policy link

ISO 22301 Certificate link


APS Group is certified to ISO9001:2015 which covers a Quality Management System (QMS) to manage all aspects of quality for the products and services that we provide for our customers. The purpose of our Quality Management System is to ensure that customer requirements are met on cost, on time and to a high standard.

ISO9001 Policy link

ISO9001 Certificate link


APS Group is certified to ISO14001:2015 which covers an Environmental Management System (EMS) to mitigate our impact on the environment and to manage the business in a sustainable and a corporate socially responsible way.

ISO14001 Policy link

ISO14001 Certificate link

Standard Payment Policy

Standard payment terms are being reviewed by the business, with a review of processes across the business regarding purchase orders and implementing SLAs for query resolution also being undertaken with a commitment of improving payment time to suppliers.

Anti-Bribery & Corruption Policy

APS is committed to the highest level of ethical standards and sets high standards of impartiality, integrity and objectivity in relation to its business activities. APS does not in any way partake in, or condone, activities involving bribery and corruption and adopts a zero-tolerance approach to it.

APS Anti-Bribery & Corruption Policy

Ethical and Sustainable Procurement Policy

This policy sets out the context for ethical trade practices and the ethical core objectives that APS Group has agreed to deliver through commissioning and procurement activities.

Ethical and Sustainable Procurement Policy