We’re ready to support the creation of a truly world-class built environment.

The British Board of Agrément (BBA) provides services that help clients create accountability and mitigate risk. Through extensive research, auditing, inspection, testing and certification, we help to instil confidence in the products, services and systems created, designed and implemented throughout the entire supply chain.

With a 50-year legacy as a trusted certification body, the BBA develops long-term partnerships with clients, assisting in the innovation and development of products and services, enabling continued commercial growth in both the UK and Global marketplaces, while remaining reassuringly impartial. As a for-profit organisation Limited by Guarantee, the BBA looks to reinvest in the industry as a whole for the benefit of all stakeholders.

Our Vision

The creation of a world-class built environment.

Our Mission

To be the catalyst for the development of the application of safe, technically excellent and innovative solutions for a better built environment.

Our Values

  • Courage – to challenge and speak up when needed
  • Integrity – to act without fear or favour
  • Rigour – we strive for excellence and will never compromise on our standards
  • Collaboration – with each other, our clients and the industry

Our People

The BBA was founded with a belief that experience is worth celebrating. That’s why our people are diverse and dedicated to innovation and continuous improvement, operating with the highest level of integrity, and constantly striving to delight our clients, and deliver on our commitments.

Working at the BBA

We want our people to feel challenged, stimulated and to enjoy the work they do. As an internationally recognised company, we are always looking for good people to join us. In return, you’ll get a stimulating working environment where your abilities make a difference.


Continuously striving for integrity and excellence, the BBA welcomes and supports whistleblowers who alert us to any forms of malpractice related to construction products or systems certified by our organisation.

The BBA is proud to be associated with the following industry leaders