Differentiate your business with the BSI Kitemark™

Become an approved repairer for PAS 125 Vehicle Damage Repair and:

  • Reassure your retail and fleet customers and work providers
  • Reduce your liability
  • Demonstrate your duty of care
  • Protect your business reputation
  • Attract new business
  • Save money by reducing customer complaints and rework costs

Based on the recognised industry standard, PAS 125, which identifies the key methods, people and processes to follow when carrying out vehicle repairs, the BSI Kitemark for Vehicle Damage Repair is a truly independent certification scheme, certified by UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service).


Recognised by consumers

The BSI Kitemark has been in existence since 1903. Since then it’s been used as a symbol of quality and safety, recognised and valued by consumers for years as a truly independent guarantee of quality wherever it is seen and that includes vehicle damage repairs.

84% of drivers said that they would feel more comfortable if the car body repair centre had the BSI Kitemark for Vehicle Damage Repair*.


Recognised across industry

The scheme is adopted industry wide by the most forward thinking body shops and accident repair centres who are committed to carrying out work only to the highest standards. It’s applicable for repairs on vehicles up to 5 tonnes GVW (except motorcycles and three wheeled vehicles). Major automotive manufacturers have adopted it, and it’s recognised by many insurance companies.

The Kitemark scheme is a symbol of:

  • Quality
  • Reliability
  • Safety
  • Integrity


Where are you in your BSI Kitemark™ for Vehicle Damage Repair Journey?


Why choose BSI?

The BSI Kitemark scheme for Vehicle Damage Repair is independently assessed using unannounced inspections. This can deliver real peace of mind for your customers.

Plus the BSI Kitemark is a strong symbol of quality, recognised by consumers.

We pioneered standards more than 100 years ago and today we’re the market leader. We help over 65,000 organizations ranging from top global brands to small ambitious businesses in 150 countries to gain an edge over their competition. As one of the few organisations that understands standards from start to end, we don’t only assess how well you’re meeting them, we create new standards from scratch and train teams globally to use them and perform better. Our knowledge can transform your organisation.




*An independent study conducted in UK via OnLineBus, an internet omnibus survey, for BSI. A sample of 923 UK adults aged 16+ were interviewed. Interviewing was conducted by online self-completion from 11-15 October 2012. The sample has been weighted to represent the adult population of UK 16+.