We provide guidance for those applying for the Accreditation Standard or Recognised Status.
The Accreditation Scheme, which is voluntary, sets nationally agreed standards for museums in the UK. Accredited museums can access specialist funding and support from Museums Galleries Scotland.
To achieve Accreditation, museums must meet set requirements in:
Scotland’s Recognition Scheme celebrates, promotes and invests in nationally significant collections beyond those held in our national museums and galleries.
Recognised Collections can access: