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The Event Supplier and Services Association 

ESSA is a trade body representing the very best contractors and suppliers of goods and services to the UK’s thriving events industry.

With a focus on health and safety, ESSA drives excellence across the industry and shares best practice with its membership while providing a platform for education and business development.

With our members, who sit at the centre of the events community both in the UK and overseas, we are the collective voice of the supplier and services sector inside and outside of the business events industry.

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ESSA Accreditation

Useful for Organisers

ESSA have created this guide to give a more in depth look into why ESSA Accreditation matters and show how it can help event organisers. You can also see how ESSA Accreditation can help make your business and events more sustainable. 

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Why ESSA Accreditation Matters



Why use an ESSA Member

ESSA aims to raise awareness to the Events and Exhibition sector of the importance of using a contractor or supplier that is a member of a recognised association, giving the end user assurances of the best possible service.

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ESSA Event Information Portal

The ESSA Event Portal has all you need to know about events taking place in venues through out the UK, including contact information and floor plans.

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