Since 2000 Val Bott has carried out a number of reviews for heritage organisations, museum services and specific projects. These have included the studies listed below:
Review of the UK Systematics Forum for the Linnean Society of London
External evaluation for joint Best Value Review of museum services in Shrewsbury & Atcham Borough Council and Shropshire County Council
External evaluation of Canterbury City Museums & Art Galleries for Best Value Review
Evaluation of the Local Heroes project for London Museums Agency
Review of first 4 years of the Postal Heritage Trust which runs the British Postal Museum & Archive
AIM-funded Sustainability Reviews for the Wirksworth Heritage Centre, Wimbledon Windmill Museum and the Eden Valley Museum.