Accreditations and memberships are extremely important to us at Priority Freight; they showcase our commitment to providing service excellence to our clients. We’re immensely proud of our people: the highly talented workforce whose knowledge, skills and dedication has directly contributed to our success. Without them, we wouldn’t be where we are and doing what we are doing.
We are proud of our Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status. This major accreditation ensures we obtain greater access to fast-tracked clearance at borders and reduced administration with high traceability of the flow of goods. As a full member, Priority Freight can pass on several key benefits to our customers including increased transport security, greater access to customs clearance and improved traceability of goods.
As an active member in the aviation industry, Priority Freight holds The Air Charter Association (ACA) membership which demonstrations our ability to provide specialised air charter services. ACA promotes the highest standards of professionalism and ethics within the aviation industry. Our membership instils confidence in our clients that we operate our air charter services to the highest level of conduct recognised within the industry.
As a British International Freight Association (BIFA) member, we adhere to their nationally accepted set of standard trading conditions. Being a BIFA member links Priority Freight to the pursuit of excellence and quality in the transport and logistics sector, providing complete faith to all our clients when they require time-critical solutions to transport their consignment.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the trade association for the world’s airlines, with 290 airlines as current members, amounting to 82% of total air traffic. Being an IATA registered agent is proof that Priority Freight has industry-leading financial and professional competence, allowing us to build close and mutually-beneficial working relationships with the world’s leading airlines.
We belong to the world’s largest non-governmental organisations, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA), currently comprising of over 40,000 forwarding and logistics organisations. The membership brings with it a benchmark for compliance, demonstrating that Priority Freight operates to a high level of standards to maintain their reputation, establishing confidence both to those within the industry and to clients.
Priority Freight is a proud member of the World Cargo Alliance (WCA), the world’s largest and most influential network of independent freight forwards, with over 7,000 members around the world. Combining the logistics might of the WCA membership exceeds that of even the world’s largest freight forwarding company. Whilst WCA membership is not mandatory for logistics providers, the strict criteria is evidence that we support all of our clients with 24/7 availability, a response to all enquiries with 15 minutes, clear and constant lines of communication and provide the fastest, most cost-effective and reliable solutions. Find out more about what our WCA membership means for you »
ISO 9001:2015 certified
ISO 9001 is the international standard for quality management systems. By holding the ISO 9001:2015 accreditation, we have demonstrated our ability to consistently provide high quality products and services. This accreditation focuses on performance and we have achieved this by combining the process approach with risk-based thinking to be become more efficient at supplying clients with time-critical logistics solutions that meet their needs.
ISO 14001:2015 certified
The ISO 14001 accreditation standard provides practical tools that allow companies to consider their environmental responsibilities, focusing on the environmental implications of operations. By having been awarded the ISO 14001:2015 accreditation, Priority Freight has shown continual improvement of the systems currently in place, along with compliance for future requirements. The extensive criteria required to uphold this accreditation displays our commitment to effective environmental management and encourages better environmental performance in our suppliers.