South Western Federation of Museums and Art Galleries

Environmental Sustainability

Secures more efficient use of resources, encourages partnerships, raises profile in community.


  • Carry out a SWOT analysis
  • Small steps are better than none
  • Check out what the LA is doing
  • Consider ‘green’ public programmes


Assessor’s questions

  • Is the statement realistic to the scale of the organisation?
  • Is the policy statement reflected within the forward plan?
  • Does the museum’s approach reflect the collections care and conservation policy and plan?