INCREASING RECOGNITION FROM STAKEHOLDERS FOR INNS CODE In recent weeks the INNSA Steering Group members have met with a number of different stakeholders, ranging from the Building Societies Association and individual mortgage lenders, to trade bodies such as the HBF and NHBC. In every case there has been a warm reception for the INNS Code […]
INNSA CONFERENCE ATTRACTS DELEGATES FROM DISPARATE BACKGROUNDS The INNSA Conference which will be held on 15th March is attracting delegates from a wide variety of backgrounds. There are of course a large number of invasives consultants and contractors who will be in attendance.
CHAIRMAN’S UPDATE JANUARY 2016 One of the main reasons for setting up the Invasive Non Native Specialists Association was the number of dubious companies making statements that they just couldn’t back up. ‘Smoke and Mirrors’ seem to be the order of the day with dodgy companies making the most of the fact that many people […]
THE INNSA CONFERENCE – 15TH MARCH 2016 The second annual INNSA Conference will be held at the Riverside Centre in Derby on 15th March 2016 and promises to build on the very successful pioneering conference held in Manchester in 2015. There will be speakers from a broad spectrum covering both the invasive species industry as […]
NEWS FROM PCCB As the regulator for the INNSA Code the Property Codes Compliance Board (PCCB) has travelled a steep learning curve about the invasives industry. Having said that, when it comes to protecting consumers and businesses through codes of practice the principles hold good across all industries, and the PCCB has great experience in […]
BENEFITS THE INVASIVES CODE CAN BRING TO THE INVASIVE SPECIES INDUSTRY Alan Thorogood, CEO of STL Group Ltd and a director of the PCCB, discusses the benefits the Invasives Code can bring to the invasive species industry My advice to the Invasive species industry is to embrace the Invasives Code as something which will help […]
THE INVASIVES CODE OF PRACTICE For many months, INNSA has been developing a Code of Practice for consumers and property professionals to deliver confidence and assurance in the services delivered by INNSA members. The Code builds on the robust technical standards that INNSA already requires of its members and the established criteria that new members […]