What is the green tourism business scheme?

Green Tourism Green tourism is a term used to describe best environmental practice within the tourism sector. Members of the Green Tourism Business Scheme, a Visit Scotland accredited scheme, have demonstrated a firm commitment towards reducing the impact of their business on the environment. The scheme uses independent assessors to grade businesses against over 120 measures which cover a range of environmental, economic and social issues eg. Efficient heating & lighting, nature conservation, community involvement, waste management, and sustainable transport. 

All our Pollock Halls sites have now achieved GTBS gold status.