Green Heritage Site Accreditation
Green Heritage Site Accreditation is given in recognition of
achieving the required standard in the management and
interpretation of a site with local or national historic
The accreditation is sponsored by Historic England.
To apply, sites do not have to be on the Historic England
Register but, exept in exeptional circumstances, must be at least
30 years old.
To receive Green Heritage Site Accreditation sites must also
achieve Green Flag Award.
Green Heritage Site Accreditation applications are judged
against a list of key criteria. Judges will look at the extent to
• understand the heritage value of the site.
• acknowledge the heritage value of the site.
• share the heritage value of the site.
• conserve, enhance and help people enjoy the heritage value of
For more information on the full criteria for the Green Heritage
Site Accreditation, please click
To view current Green Heritage Site winners, please click
Or to apply for an award, click
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