Quality Development

What do we do?

The Quality Development section has two main functions:


Deliver the statutory obligations required by the Tourist (Guernsey) Laws (1948-1998). This includes:

  • administration of the annual boarding permit process;
  • supervision of the annual quality assessment and rating of visitor accommodation;
  • monitoring the operation of permit premises in accordance with the Law.

Quality Development

To engage as widely as possible with industry:

  • to encourage best practice across all facets of the visitor economy;
  • to underpin the delivery of a quality and memorable visitor experience for all visitors;
  • to keep industry partners in touch with developments in tourism that impact on the choices and experiences of their core markets;
  • to promote the value of the visitor economy to the island as a whole;
  • to facilitate a range of quality accreditation schemes based on current national standards;
  • to provide industry advice and support on related matters.


Meet the Team

Peter Perrio

Marilyn Page

Contact Us

Tel: 01481 234567 or email [email protected]


The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations

The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 (PTRs) came into force in the UK on 1st July 2018 and apply to contracts made on or after that date. The PTRs implement the 2015 European Package Travel Directive (EU2015/2302), and apply to packages and linked travel arrangements sold in the UK, or advertised for sale in the UK, even if the organiser of the package or linked travel arrangement is not established in the UK. You can download the full article and download the guidance below.