Quality Assurance

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High-quality service and facilities are crucial to making Scotland a must-visit, must-return destination. VisitScotland offers support to businesses to ensure that you meet and exceed the high standards expected by your guests.


Do you know?

  • What visitors say about the Quality Assurance grade?

  • What makes the Scottish Quality Assurance Scheme special?

Get answers to these questions and learn more about how VisitScotland's Quality Assurance scheme can benefit you. Find out what real businesses like yours have said about the QA Scheme and why they think you should join...


PDF document Why Join our Quality Assurance Scheme? - size 280kb


Advisory Visits

Cartoon image of bellboy Information on Advisory Visits for businesses aiming for a specific grading.


Cartoon image of man holding house Guidance notes and quality assurance criteria for all types of accommodation.

Attractions and Activity Venues

Criteria and guidance notes for attractions, activity and art venues


Cartoon image of people eating Criteria, fees and schedule of conditions for the Food Quality Assurance Scheme.

Welcome Schemes

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VIP Programme

Find out more and join the VisitScotland Information Partner Programme.
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