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FCSA Accreditation

FCSA accreditation is recognised as the industry’s compliance gold standard.

Accreditation is awarded to umbrella employers, contractor accountants and CIS payroll providers who can demonstrate the highest industry standards.

As a service provider, accreditation will provide assurance to recruitment agencies that your business is fully compliant and transparent. For recruitment agencies, accreditation removes the time, complexity and cost of implementing a robust preferred suppliers list.

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Why FCSA Accredited Membership is unique

Adherence to rigorous standards
Adherence to rigorous standards
Assessed against a published Code of Compliance
Assessed against a published Code of Compliance
Independently tested by regulated accountants and solicitors
Independently tested by regulated accountants and solicitors
FCSA audit is disclosed to HMRC
FCSA audit is disclosed to HMRC
Prove compliance annually
Prove compliance annually

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We have done the compliance checks for you, saving your recruitment agency time, cost and reducing risk.

Use our Directory of Members search facility to find fully compliant and transparent services providers when reviewing your preferred supplier list.

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9 Oct 2018

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3 Oct 2018

FCSA Appoints New Chair

The FCSA is delighted to announce the appointment of Chris James as its new Chairperson. Chris has played an active role in FCSA’s work for some time and takes over...

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1 Oct 2018

FCSA membership is changing

Our membership structure has changed.  Since yesterday, 30th September 2018, we have discontinued our associate membership and now we only have one category of membership, that of FCSA Accredited Member....

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28 Sep 2018

Dolan Accountancy joins FCSA’s ranks of Accredited Members

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26 Sep 2018

A reminder for employers to be wary of unclear resignations

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11 Sep 2018

Why offer contractor benefits?

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11 Sep 2018

‘Zero-hours’ employee deemed to be agency worker due to nature of assignment

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11 Sep 2018

Latest ONS labour market statistics issued

Today the ONS has issued their latest labour market figures, showing the UK workforce (all in employment) almost static this quarter – at 32,397 in May to July 2018 it...

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We’ve experienced significant value from FCSA accreditation and believe the association is a vital step in ensuring integrity and credibility of the intermediary supply chain.

Colin Gunnell CEO FCSA Accredited Member, Boox

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