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Welcome to the British Association of Cleaning in Higher Education. BACHE was launched in the spring of 2004 with HEFCE funding and provides a forum for Cleaning professionals and is therefore the primary association providing support for building cleaning and associated services within the Further and Higher Education sector.

BACHE aims to standardise training for cleaning staff (in further and higher education institutions), recognising the importance of professional cleaning activity.

BACHE helps further and higher education bodies and institutions in the UK and Ireland to network and share best practice and cleaning processes thereby achieving the ultimate aim of improving cleaning standards and professionalism across campuses.


The next BACHE Annual Conference will be held on June 18-20 2017 Queens University Belfast 

'Clean - Support - Inspire'

Provisonal Program & Information


June 18-20 2017 Queens University, Belfast    

Email or tel 01275 266 002 


BACHE AWARDS 2016                     

The winners were announced at the BACHE Gala Dinner at Cutlers Hall Sheffield on June 27th 2016.

Kathy Kenward, University of Birmingham

Simon Graham, Manchester Metropolitan University

Aston University

Upcoming events

21 Mar 2017 • NEC, Birmingham
03 May 2017 • SECC, Glasgow


Vacancy for Cleaning Team Leader at Aston University, Birmingham


Job Details

Cleaning News

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