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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 importance.

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 which applicants:
• 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 the site. 

For more information on the full criteria for the Green Heritage Site Accreditation, please click here

To view current Green Heritage Site winners, please click here

Or to apply for an award, click here

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