The BBA is a regulated company, working under a framework provided by our regulators.

UKAS is the UK’s National Accreditation Body, responsible for determining, in the public interest, the technical competence and integrity of organisations such as those offering testing, inspection and certification services.






The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) is the sole national accreditation body recognised by the government to assess, against internationally agreed standards, organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services. Accreditation by UKAS demonstrates the competence, impartiality and performance capability of these evaluators.

The BBA is a UKAS accredited Product Certification Body (No 0113), Testing Laboratory (No 0357), Inspection Body (No 4345) and Management Systems Certification Body (No 0113) and are able to offer the below within the construction industry:

UKCA Marking

The BBA is appointed as an UK Approved Body for UKCA Marking and can offer the following services in support of this system, across a wide range of UK Designated Standards.

  • Factory Production Control (FPC) Certification
  • Certificate of Constancy of Performance (CCP)
  • Issue of UK Technical Assessments (UKTA)
  • Testing


All BBA testing is carried out in accordance with BS EN ISO/IEC 17025 and we are a UKAS accredited Testing Laboratory (No 0357) for many of the tests we offer.