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Charter Mark

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Definition of Charter Mark in English:

noun

(In the UK) an award granted to institutions for exceptional public service under the terms of the Citizen’s Charter.
Example sentences
  • The Youth Enquiry Service has been awarded the Quality Charter Mark for General Help by the Community Legal Service.
  • The Wandsworth Interpreting Service was praised as ‘first class’ when it scooped a Charter Mark award for its work.
  • Bedford Hospital's Hotel Services team has picked up a Charter Mark award for excellence.

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