Quality Management Systems

The Bristol Port Company is committed to the delivery of continual improvement of its performance

Our motor vehicle handling operates at the highest quality level

We seek to improve quality performance continually with respect to customer satisfaction, environmental and business performance.  The Company's Management System complies with ISO 9001 and ISO 14000.  A tailored Health and Safety Management System underpins all systems.

Bristol Port is also internationally recognised by HRMC with Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status.  A quality assurance badge which enables the Port to streamline its customs checks, reducing administrative burdens and boosting the speed and reliability of trade through Bristol’s global gateway.

The scheme provides a clear advantage for the Port by waiving the financial guarantees that must be provided on goods held at its facilities, on which duty might need to be paid. The Port is delighted to receive this accreditation, and to pass on its immediate benefits to customers, who can be further assured of rapid and reliable deliveries in the trade chain via Bristol Port.