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We are committed to industry-leading best practice, sustainability, and exceptional service. This helps us deliver the consistently high standards and innovative thinking that developers, investors, freeholders, landlords and resident management companies demand. Find out more about the industry bodies we belong to, and accreditations we hold, here:

Some facts about us

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    Accredited with eight UK professional bodies
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    The first in our industry to be recognised as a Top Employer for two years in a row
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    5* Health & Safety rating with the British Safety Council for four years in a row

Some of our accreditations

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Top Employer 2020

British Safety Council Sword of Honour 2019

Awarded the Sword of Honour in 2019

Recognised for being an organisation that has reached the pinnacle of health, safety and environmental management.

British Safety Council

5 Safety Accreditation, January 2020

We were awarded five stars with a 98.6% score following a comprehensive, quantified, and robust evaluation of our occupational health and safety policies, processes, and practices. 


A leader in Scotland

Member of the leading association representing professional property factor firms in Scotland.

Cyber Essentials

Taking Cybersecurity seriously

Verification of our commitment to cybersecurity and confirmation that it is carried out independently by a Certification Body.


Taking a lead on standards

Member of independent regulator representing firms of managing agents. We are vetted on our professional experience and commitment to professional standards.


Raising standards in retirement

Member of the trade association body for the retirement sector, committed to continually raising standards within the sector by promoting best practice and ethics.

Investors in People

Silver ranked for our investment in people

Provides assurance of our high standards for people management.

Top Employer Institute 2020

Being recognised for HR excellence for the last two years.

Based on a rigorous review of our HR practices based on standards reviewed by the Institute across more than 600 HR practices. Plus an external audit benchmarking against the very best international standards.

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FirstPort as an Employer

Here at FirstPort, we’re friendly, innovative, respectful, skilled, and trustworthy. We’re incredibly proud of our people, and the culture we’ve created. We’ve built an energetic, progressive and fun place to work. It’s the kind of environment where our values are important and our people are a priority.

Top Employer 2020

Certified Excellence in Employee Conditions

Investors in People (Silver)

Excellence in Leadership