The Cyber Essentials scheme provides businesses with clarity on good basic cyber security practice. By focusing on basic cyber hygiene, your company will be better protected from the most common cyber threats. Cyber Essentials is for all organisations, of all sizes, and in all sectors – we encourage all to adopt the requirements as appropriate to their business. This is not limited to companies in the private sector, but is also applicable to universities, charities, and public sector organisations.
To obtain your Cyber Essentials certificate you are required to provide evidence, to an accredited certification body, that you meet the Cyber Essentials Requirements. We have made this easy for you by providing standard questions, you’ll need to attach some evidence so we’ve provided some guidance notes for you to follow. Click on the badge below, choose your route, portal or pdf/word, choose a certification body and complete the certification process.
You may be required to provide further assurance to your customers that you meet the requirements of Cyber Essentials. This is called Cyber Essentials PLUS and involves an audit at your premises, some technical testing as well as the completion of your questionnaire. As this level of assurance needs a site visit costs can vary, click on the logo below, complete the form and we’ll arrange for 3 QG Accredited Certification Bodies o provide a quote for you.