Seric are an approved Cyber Essentials Partner, authorised to assess and certify companies to HM Government’s Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Scheme.

The Cyber Essentials Scheme is the recommended minimum cyber security controls for all UK businesses, as set out by the UK government.

Companies can apply for the ‘Cyber Essentials’ certificate or the ‘Cyber Essentials Plus’ certificate. These badges allows a company to advertise the fact that it adheres to a government endorsed standard.

Showing the Cyber Essentials mark to your customers builds trust into your brand.

The ‘Cyber Essentials’ certificate is achieved by submitting a self assessment application along with supporting evidence to a Certification Body

The ‘Cyber Essentials Plus’ certification requires the company to pass an on-site vulnerability assessment performed by a Certification Body.

Cyber Essentials

Self Assessment

£300 + vat

The basic certification consists of filling in a self assessment form that Seric will assess for you. Should you meet the standards a certification will be awarded. Should further action points be required, or further clarity be required Seric will provide a report and will reassess for free, within 30 days.

Cyber Essentials Plus

Externally Validated Audit


After achieving Cyber Essentials certification, you can chose to apply for Plus certification. The price for this depends on the size of your organisations IT footprint and an accurate cost will be provided on asking.

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