Who we are


We believe everyone has the power to realise their extraordinary potential.


Standards International is the powerhouse behind professionalism and operational excellence in financial services.


As the leading dedicated certification body in the UK for BS 8577, BS 8453, ISO 22222 and The Paraplanner Standard™ certification, we are pioneering best practice among personal financial planners in the UK and overseas. We believe there is always a better, more efficient, more effective way of doing something – which is why we will continue to push the boundaries until we find it.


We set the standards, we live the standards, we are the standards!


We are privately owned and proud to be certified by the British Standards Institution (BSI) to ISO 9001 under certificate number FS 663413.


We strive to achieve excellence in everything that we do. Click to read our Commitment to Excellence Policy: