SMAS Worksafe add APL to their Affiliate Partners

SMAS Worksafe, one of the leading SSIP member schemes, are pleased to announce the partnership with The Association of Professional Landscapers.

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The Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) was formed to help consumers make an informed choice. Established in 1995, the APL, which is a specialist group of the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) and represents landscapers who have met a required standard of professionalism. Members of the Association are registered with the government endorsed TrustMark scheme and are regularly inspected and agree to follow our Customer Charter.


All APL members also hold appropriate insurances and have traded for a minimum of two years.

The APL provides homeowners with greater assurance when selecting a landscaper. As a customer, you can feel confident that the APL landscaper you have chosen has met prescribed professional standards. By choosing wisely, you can ensure that you are never caught out by a rogue trader, and the quality and standard of work will remain high at all times.


Commenting on the new partnership, Phil Tremayne, Gene ral Manager, The Association of Professional Landscapers stated “We are very pleased to be partnering with SMAS Worksafe and look forward to collaborating our efforts in developing and maintaining professional standards and services. The APL provides the confidence you need when choosing a landscaper, designer or professional gardener.”

Partnership Manager at SMAS Worksafe, Trish Meyer said of the partnership, “the partnership with The Association of Professional Landscapers will cement our ongoing commitment to excellent standards in the industry.”