Social Value Quality Mark® Bronze Award


The SVQM Bronze Award is the entry point. It marks the first step in verifying your commitment to creating, measuring and reporting social value.

SVQM Bronze award

Your organisation will create:

  • A clear view of how you create value for your staff, customers and communities.
  • A definition of social value, specific to your organisation.
  • An understanding of your social legacy.
  • Social value governance.
  • A set of pledges and key value indicators that will help frame the way you think about and measure social value.
  • A road map showing how you will develop, measure and report social value over a 12-month period.

The benefits to you

  • Approach social value tender questions with confidence.
  • Compete more equally across sectors.
  • Demonstrate your commitment to customers, clients, stakeholders and investors.
  • Have the edge when it comes to attracting and retaining talent.
  • Promote your award – signifying independent verification of your commitment to ethical, sustainable business.

Validity: 1 year  Cost: From £495

The process

Bronze accreditation is tested through the submission of specific pieces of evidence. To make it easier for organisations to enter our award system, we now offer an Online Application option for Bronze. This enables you to prepare the evidence, upload it and make payment through our website.

You can also request guided accreditation by speaking to one of the team.

CGI Group
“Having our ambitions verified by the Social Value Quality Mark is the first step in assuring we have a robust and impactful programme – essential not just for winning new business, but for delivering for our communities.”
Phillipa Green, Social Responsibility Director, CGI UK