Are you good? Are you honest? Are you reliable? Is your pricing fair?
If you can answer “Yes” to these 4 questions, then we would love to hear from you. We’re a small family firm who work closely with our members to support and promote them. We promote our members services through our website, social media, leaflets, networking and free marketing literature.
The KEY benefit of becoming a Trustys member is the CREDIBILITY of being part of an organisation that has a good established reputation for referring trades and professional service in the local community. In order to maintain this, it is vitally important that we select the right people.
We are very down to earth at Trustys and extremely easy to deal with. We are very passionate about our service and have great pride in our members, who we aim to support and help as best we can. This has proven a successful formula, with many of our members being with us for several years. Please don’t just rely on what we say. Please contact any of our members direct to find out what they think of our service and the benefit to them.
Why Join Trustys?
- Credibility for your business.
- Increase work in your local area.
- Web presence and increased exposure.
- Customer confidence in knowing you have been verified by Trustys.
- Put you ahead of your competitors.
- Listings cost £300 pa. (monthly payment plans available).
- No referral fees
- Affordable – Trustys is the affordable way to get your name as a reputable business out there.
Member Benefits that include:
- FREE Trustys marketing materials (window/van stickers, feedback cards, pens, embroidered workwear patches, Membership certificate, Trustys ID Card)
- Member discounts.
How to join?
Please complete form below and we will call you to arrange an informal meeting where we can explain how Trustys works and learn more about your business. Please view Our Standards and ensure you can comfortably meet them at all times.
If we’re both happy to proceed we will ask you to provide contact details of five customers we can speak with, to provide references for you.
We will ask you to provide the following items (where applicable) – we do not retain these documents or any copies.
- Photo ID (Passport or Photo driving licence).
- 2 letters, addressed to you at your home address.
- Evidence of your Income Tax Code (to prove you pay tax).
- Business Insurance Policies (eg Public Liability, Professional Indemnity, Employer Liability).
- Regulatory compliance (eg Gas Safe Certificate).
What happens next?
A member of our team will call you for a chat and to arrange an informal meeting. Following the meeting and if both parties are happy to proceed, we request you supply us with contact details of at least five of your previous customer’s. Please ensure you make your referees aware we will be calling and obtain their permission to pass on their detials.
Once we have obtained your references and verified your application we will set up a draft listing based on information provided by you. This will be sent to you for approval and will be published following receipt of your (initial) payment.
Any business joining Trustys have to agree to our T&Cs.
Come on board!
If you or your business has been subject to any CCJs, court actions, criminal prosecutions or other actions that, were we aware of them, may affect our decision to accept you for Membership, YOU MUST TELL US.
Any disclosure will be treated as confidential and will not necessarily prohibit you from joining Trustys as long as you’re honest with us.
We’ll undertake such checks on you and your business as we consider appropriate. Any Applicant found to have provided inaccurate information will immediately have their Application for Membership declined and will not be considered for any future Application. Should we discover at a later date something that was not disclosed to us at the outset, we reserve the right to immediately terminate your Trustys Membership and remove your business details from the Trustys Website.
Monthly payments will require to continue to expiry of the 12 months period of your Listing and no refunds will be given. Legal action may be taken against the Applicant if we consider that our Trustys reputation has been damaged in any way as a result of any non-disclosure.
We reserve the right to decline Applications where we already have other Businesses of the same (or similar) type in the same (or similar) area, although these Applications may be retained on a ‘reserve’ list and reconsidered for Membership at a future date (subject to our discretion). In the event that we decline any Application, we are not obliged to provide any reason or explanation for our decision.