Sharing economy UK Trustseal

Sharing Economy UK, which promotes the business interests of businesses operating in the platform economy in the UK, has developed ‘Trustseal’, in collaboration with the Oxford University SAID business school. The Trustseal is granted to businesses meeting six performance criteria, which include:

  • Identity and credential verification;
  • Transparent communications and pricing;
  • Providing help and support;
  • Security and data protection
  • Insurance and guarantees;
  • Peer reviews.


  • Initiative
  • Code of conduct, standards
  • United Kingdom
  • Business association, Research institute
  • Yes
  • no specific sector focus
  • privacy and data protection, social protection
  • English
  • 2021
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