The Beach Criteria Checklist is a quick way to evaluate a candidate site against the International Blue Flag criteria. This excel document has two sheets. First, “Your Beach” which lists the criteria on the left side and three evaluation columns on the right. The candidate site can be compliant, partially compliant, or non-compliant.Use the 2021 Beach Criteria to evaluate how closely your candidate site falls.

This quick evaluation tool can help you determine how close you are to achieving total compliance before submitting a full candidate assessment.