We help small and medium-sized business to succeed with our unrivalled HR and Health & Safety support and expertise.

Over 20 years of happy customers

Since 1996, we’ve taken care of the messy, complicated bits of running a business for over 20,000 clients, saving them time and energy that could be better spent on their business ambitions. We’ve the most highly qualified team of consultants in our industry and we work hard to offer an excellent service with a smile. We’re extremely proud of our market-leading client retention rate of 92% and our customer feedback is overwhelmingly positive.

Nationwide coverage

We offer a personal localised service, backed with the reassurance of a nationwide team. We have consultants based all across the whole of the UK, so you can be sure we understand the legislation specific to your local area.

The wider group

Citation acquired Bibby Consulting Support Ltd in 2013 and the leading ISO provider QMS International in 2015. Citation was brought by the private equity firm Hg in 2016.

In 2017, P&R Safety Testing joined the Citation group.

In the same year, Citation acquired EPM, who support the success of schools, trusts and multi-academy trusts with their first-class HR, Payroll, Pensions and DBS provisions.

The Citation quality offering was strengthened by the addition of SMAS (Safety Management Advisory Service), a household name in the world of Health & Safety accreditation in 2018.

The latest addition to the Citation group of companies is Safety Management (UK), who are the UK’s largest fire risk assessment provider.

A fantastic place to work

We’re nothing without our brilliant team, which is why we make sure we invest in them. For three years in a row we’ve been named as one of the UK’s Top 100 Best Companies to Work For by The Sunday Times — an incredible achievement for all of us. We’re always on the look out for new talent, so why not take a look at our careers page?

Our partners

From trade associations to insurance brokers and accountancy firms, we work with a wide range of partners.

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