Organisation

Absorbent Hygiene Products Manufacturers Association

Description

AHPMA is the trade association representing the UK manufacturers of disposable nappies, feminine hygiene products and continence care products. The association is the voice of industry with government and other official bodies and represents its members' non-competitive interests at all levels.

Contact Details

46 Bridge Street

Godalming
Surrey
GU7 1HL

01483 418221
info@ahpma.co.uk
www.ahpma.co.uk

Organisation

Agricultural Engineers Association

Description

The UK Trade Association representing manufacturers and sole importers of agricultural machinery and outdoor power equipment.

Contact Details

Samuelson House
62 Forder Way
Hampton
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire
PE7 8JB

08456 448748
ab@aea.uk.com
www.aea.uk.com

Organisation

Agricultural Industries Confederation

Description

'To provide a range of services and actions which assist member companies in optimising economic performance in a manner which is cost effective, legal, sustainable and acceptable to stakeholders. We will work in support of modern, sustainable, commercial agriculture.

Contact Details

Confederation House
East of England Showground
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire
PE2 6XE

01733 385230
enquiries@agindustries.org.uk
www.agindustries.org.uk

Organisation

Agricultural Lime Association

Description

ALA represents members on all issues of relevance to the agricultural lime industry.

Contact Details

Gillingham House
38-44 Gillingham Street
London
England
SW1V 1HU

020 7963 8000
info@mineralproducts.org
www.aglime.org.uk

Organisation

Airport Operators Association

Description

The Airport Operators Association (AOA) is the trade association that represents UK airports and is the principal body with whom the UK government and regulatory authorities consult on airport matters. AOA is active in bringing member airports together to share expertise and develop common approaches across the full spectrum of airport issues. We work closely with our members, partners and other stakeholders to promote the continued successful development of UK airports and aviation.

Contact Details

3 Birdcage Walk

London
England
SW1H 9JJ

020 7799 3171
info@aoa.org.uk
www.aoa.org.uk

Organisation

Aluminium Federation

Description

ALFED represents the interests of the UK aluminium industry

Contact Details

Suite 9
Alcora Building
Mucklow Hill
Halesowen
West Midlands
B62 8DG

0330 236 2800
m_lane@alfed.org.uk
www.alfed.org.uk

Organisation

Anti Copying In Design

Description

ACID is committed to raising awareness and encouraging respect for IP within individual and corporate responsibility.

Contact Details

PO box 5078

Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL19 3YB

0845 6443617
info@acid.uk.com
www.acid.uk.com

Organisation

Architectural and Specialist Door Manufacturers Association

Description

ASDMA promotes best practice in the manufacture and supply of bespoke timber doors and doorsets.

Contact Details

Burnside House
3 Coates Lane
High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP13 5EY

01494 447370
specialdoors@gmail.com
www.asdma.com

Organisation

Asbestos Control & Abatement Division

Description

Represents organisations involved in the asbestos industry.

Contact Details

TICA House
34 Allington Way
Yarm Road Business Park
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 4QB

01325 734131
training@tica-acad.co.uk
www.tica-acad.co.uk

Organisation

Association for Healthcare Communications

Description

The primary independent network for people working in healthcare communications, public engagement and marketing for the NHS.

Contact Details

C/o Cara Galley
90 Greenhill Road
Winchester

SO22 5DX


admin@ahcm.org.uk
www.ahcm.org.uk

Organisation

Association of British Offshore Industries

Description

he Association of British Offshore Industries (ABOI) represents the interests of member companies who develop specialist offshore systems and provide worldwide services and facilities for the oil and gas industry and offshore renewable energy installations. Typically members which provide equipment and services for every type of offshore facility and vessel associated with the exploration and production of oil and gas, from low tonnage workboats through to fixed, floating and semi submersible platforms participate.

Contact Details

C/o The Society of Maritime Industries
28-29 Threadneedle Street
London

EC2R 8AY

0207 628 2555
info@maritimeindustries.org
www.maritimeindustries.org

Organisation

Association of Colleges

Description

AoC is a not-for-profit organisation representing the collective voice of colleges.

Contact Details

2-5 Stedham Place

London

WC1A IHU

020 7034 9900
enquiries@aoc.co.uk
www.aoc.co.uk

Organisation

Association of Concrete Industrial Flooring Contractors

Description

The Association of Concrete Industrial Flooring Contractors (ACIFC) is the representative organisation for Specialist Contractors involved in the construction of concrete industrial floors. Bringing together contractors, material suppliers and service providers, ACIFC's objective is to raise standards in floor technology.

Contact Details

6-8 Bonhill Street

London

EC2A 4BX

0844 249 9176
info@acifc.org
www.acifc.org

Organisation

Association of Convenience Stores Ltd

Description

To foster pro-actively the development of the whole of the professional convenience store sector, for the current and future benefit of retailers, wholesalers and suppliers.

Contact Details

Federation House
17 Farnborough Street
Farnborough
Hampshire
GU14 8AG

01252 515001
acs@acs.org.uk
www.acs.org.uk

Organisation

Association of Ductwork Contractors and Allied Services

Description

The representative body for all companies with an interest in ductwork.

Contact Details

2 Waltham Court
Milley Lane
Hare Hatch, Reading
Berkshire
RG10 9TH

0118 940 3416
adcas@feta.co.uk
www.feta.co.uk

Organisation

Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades

Description

The AEMT is the Trade Association for all companies who supply, repair, or service, electrical & mechanical equipment. The Association is in the forefront of developing repair standards, efficiency programmes, and training courses, in partnership with Government agencies and a wide range of service and manufacturing industries.

Contact Details

St Saviours House
St Saviours Place
York
North Yorkshire
YO1 7PJ

019 0467 4899
admin@aemt.co.uk
www.aemt.co.uk

Organisation

Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed

Description

Formerly known as PCG - The Voice of Freelancers, IPSE is the not-for-profit trade association that represents the interests of freelance consultants and contractors. Its aim is to secure proper recognition of them as a genuine and valuable sector of the economy, generating wealth and employment and providing industry with a flexible workforce.

Contact Details

Heron House
10 Dean Farrar Street
London

SW1H 0DX

020 8897 9970

www.ipse.co.uk

Organisation

Association of Labour Providers

Description

'To be a central representative body to put the views of labour providers to growers, packhouses, supermarkets, Government departments and agencies, Parliament and other relevant organisations.

Contact Details

Camberley House
1 Portesbery Road
Camberley
Surrey
GU15 3SZ

01276 509306
info@labourproviders.org.uk
www.labourproviders.org.uk

Organisation

Association of Manufacturers of Domestic Appliances

Description

The UK Trade Association for the manufacturers of small and large domestic appliances.

Contact Details

Rapier House
40-46 Lamb's Conduit Street
London

WC1N 3NW

020 7405 0666
info@amdea.org.uk
www.amdea.org.uk

Organisation

Association of Marine Scientific Industries

Description

The Association of Marine Scientific Industries (AMSI) supports companies in the marine science and technology sector and is also the focus for the oceanographic and marine environment interests of members of the Society of Maritime Industries. Companies and organisations in the marine science sector include manufacturers, researchers, and system suppliers

Contact Details

28-29 Threadneedle Street

London

EC2R 8AY

0207 628 2555
info@maritimeindustries.org
www.maritimeindustries.org

Organisation

Association of Professional Staffing Companies

Description

The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) is a trade association representing the those recruitment organisations engaged in the acquisition of business professionals on behalf of their clients, either on a permanent or flexible basis. Through recognising, supporting and promoting excellence within the Professional Staffing Solutions Sector, APSCo provides client organisations, candidates and Government with a recognised stamp of quality assurance. We afford our members business intelligence, industry solidarity and a clear commercial advantage.

Contact Details

Terracotta Court
167 Tower Bridge Road
London

SE1 3LN

08458 997 388
info@apsco.org
www.apsco.org

Organisation

Association of Recruitment Consultancies

Description

A professional association representing recruitment consultancies across all sectors.

Contact Details

6-7 Dubarry House
Hove Park Villas
Hove
East Sussex
BN3 6AF

01273 236 236
info@lawspeed.com
www.arc-org.net

Organisation

Association of the British Pharmaceutical industry

Description

The ABPI is the voice of the innovative pharmaceutical industry, working with Government, regulators and other stakeholders to promote a receptive environment for a strong and progressive industry in the UK, capable of providing the best medicines to patients.

Contact Details

7th Floor
Southside
105 Victoria Street
London

SW1E 6QT

0870 890 4333
abpi@abpi.org.uk
www.abpi.org.uk

Organisation

Automatic Vending Association

Description

The Representative body for vending machine manufacturers and operators in the UK.

Contact Details

The Saunderton Estate
Wycombe Road
Saunderton
Buckinghamshire
HP14 4BF

01494 568960
enquiries@ava-vending.co.uk
www.ava-vending.co.uk

Organisation

Bathroom Manufacturers Association

Description

The BMA represents the interests of 87% of the major bathroom manufacturers. The BMA looks after the interests of bathroom manufacturers at all levels and offers a comprehensive range of services more effectively than individual companies can provide for themselves.

Contact Details

Innovation Centre 1
Keele Science Park
Keele
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Staffordshire
ST5 5NB

01782 631619
info@bathroom-association.org.uk
www.bathroom-association.org

Organisation

BioIndustry Association

Description

The BioIndustry Association exists to encourage and promote a thriving, financially sound sector of the UK economy built upon developments across the biosciences to create economic growth, employment and an expanding skills base.The majority of our members are involved in realising the human health benefits that bioscience promises.

Contact Details

7th Floor
Southside
105 Victoria Street
London

SW1E 6QT

0207 630 2180
admin@bioindustry.org
www.bioindustry.org

Organisation

Brewing, Food and Beverage Industry Suppliers Association

Description

BFBI members are the suppliers of raw materials, products and services to the brewing and beverage industry.

Contact Details

3 Brewery Road
Chapel Ash
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV1 4JT

01902 422 303
info@bfbi.org.uk
www.bfbi.org.uk

Organisation

British Adhesives and Sealants Association

Description

To represent and inform adhesives and sealants manufacturers.

Contact Details

5 Alderson Road

Worksop
Nottinghamshire
S80 1UZ

01909 480888
secretary@basaonline.org
www.basaonline.org

Organisation

British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association

Description

Represents all sectors involved in the supply and manufacture of aerosol products.

Contact Details

1 Viewpoint
Office Village
Babbage Road
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 2EQ

020 7828 5111
enquiries@bama.co.uk
www.bama.co.uk

Organisation

British Allied Trades Federation

Description

The British Allied Trades Federation (BATF) is a long established trade body representing the interests of firms working within one of the most exciting and vibrant sectors of British industry.

Contact Details

10 Vyse Street

Birmingham
West Midlands
B18 6LT

0121 236 2657
enquiries@bjgf.org.uk
www.bjgf.org.uk

Organisation

British Amusement Catering Trades Association

Description

The largest association in the gaming arena and the only association representing the amusement industry.

Contact Details

134 Buckingham Palace Road

London

SW1W 9SA

020 7730 6444
info@bacta.org.uk
www.bacta.org.uk

Organisation

British Association for Chemical Specialities

Description

The British Association for Chemical Specialities (BACS) is a trade association representing and promoting the interests of manufacturers, formulators, end-users and service providers operating in the speciality and performance chemicals sector of the chemical supply chain.

Contact Details

Fifth Floor
The Exchange
Station Parade
Harrogate
Yorkshire
HG1 1TS

01423 700249
enquiries@bacsnet.org
www.bacsnet.org

Organisation

British Association of Removers

Description

The British Association of Removers is dedicated to promoting professional excellence in the Removals Industry. BAR is the recognised voice of the professional moving industry. It is at the forefront of developing and maintaining professional standards and services for the benefit of its members and their customers.

Contact Details

Tangent House
62 Exchange Road
Watford

WD18 0TG

01923 699480
info@bar.co.uk
www.bar.co.uk

Organisation

British Blind & Shutter Association

Description

The BBSA is the only national trade association for companies that manufacture, supply and install interior and exterior blinds, awnings, security grilles and shutters and associated motor and control systems.

Contact Details

PO Box 232
Stowmarket
Suffolk

IP14 9AR

01449 780 444
info@bbsa.org.uk
www.bbsa.org.uk

Organisation

British Ceramic Confederation

Description

The British Ceramic Confederation represents the collective interests of all sectors of the UK ceramics manufacturing industry. BCC safeguards the industry's prosperity, acting on its behalf in discussions and negotiations with government and public authorities.

Contact Details

Federation House
Station Road
Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire
ST4 2SA

01782 744631
bcc@ceramfed.co.uk
www.ceramfed.co.uk

Organisation

British Chemical Engineering Contractors Association

Description

BCECA is the trade association representing the principal companies in the UK that provide engineering, procurement, construction and project management services to the process industries.

Contact Details

Prestige Office
3rd Floor
One Portland Place
London

W1B 1PN

020 7839 6514
tracey.shelley@bceca.org.uk
www.bceca.org.uk

Organisation

British Coatings Federation

Description

The sole Trade Association representing the UK paint, printing ink, powder coatings and wallcoverings manufacturers

Contact Details

Riverbridge House
Guildford Road
Leatherhead
Surrey
KT22 9AD

01372 365989
enquiry@bcf.co.uk
www.coatings.org.uk

Organisation

British Compressed Air Society

Description

The British Compressed Air Society was founded in 1930 at the instigation of the British Government. It is the only UK Technical Trade Association open to manufacturers, distributors and end users of compressed air products, portable air compressors and services.

Contact Details

33/34 Devonshire Street

London

W1G 6PY

020 7935 2464
enquiries@bcas.org.uk
www.bcas.org.uk

Organisation

British Compressed Gases Association

Description

The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) was established in 1971, having previously existed as the British Acetylene Manufacturers Association, which was originally formed in 1901. BCGA is a not-for-profit trade association, representing the interests of 70+ member companies, which we do through dialogue with relevant Government Departments and Agencies, Standards Organisations and other Trade Associations.

Contact Details

4A Mallard Way
Pride Park
Derby

DE24 8GX

01332 225120
admin@bcga.co.uk
www.bcga.co.uk

Organisation

British Constructional Steelwork Association Ltd

Description

BCSA is the national organisation for the steel construction industry: its Member companies undertake the design, fabrication and erection of steelwork for all forms of construction in building and civil engineering. Associate Members are those principal companies involved in the direct supply to all or some Members of components, materials or products. Corporate Members are clients, professional offices, educational establishments etc which support the development of national specifications, certification, fabrication and erection techniques, overall industry efficiency and good practice.

Contact Details

4 Whitehall Court
Westminster
London

SW1A 2ES

020 7839 8566
gillian.mitchell@steelconstruction.org
www.steelconstruction.org

Organisation

British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association

Description

The British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association (BCMPA) is a well-established trade association, highly respected throughout the UK & European packaging industry, providing a valued resource both for members and for brand owners, retailers and manufacturers looking to outsource.

Contact Details

St Mary's Court
The Broadway
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 OUT

01494 582013
info@bcmpa.org.uk
www.bcmpa.org.uk

Organisation

British Dental Industry Association

Description

The BDIA represents and supports manufacturers and suppliers of dental products, services and technologies, to the benefit of members, the dental profession and the public.

Contact Details

Mineral Lane
Chesham
Bucks

HP5 1NL

01494 782 873
admin@bdia.org.uk
www.bdia.org.uk

Organisation

British Educational Suppliers Association

Description

BESA is a trade association. We work on behalf of our members to support UK-based companies that supply goods and services to the education sector. We lobby Government and decision-makers on policy issues, provide information, training and advice to our members and arrange and promote marketing opportunities and exhibitions for BESA members in the UK and internationally.

Contact Details

20 Beaufort Court
Admirals Way
London

E14 9XL

020 7537 4997
besa@besa.org.uk
www.besa.org.uk

Organisation

British Fluid Power Association

Description

BFPA was formed in 1959, formerly known as AHEM, to promote the techincal, trade and commercial interests of British Manufacturers and Suppliers of Hydraulic and Pneumatic equipment.

Contact Details

Cheriton House
Cromwell Park
Chipping Norton
Oxfordshire
OX7 5SR

01608 647900
enquiries@bfpa.co.uk
www.bfpa.co.uk

Organisation

British Franchise Association

Description

One of the bfa's main roles is to help potential franchisees recognise the good franchises and the not-so-good, as well as to help businesses involved in franchising to secure their own position amongst the "good".

Contact Details

85f Park Drive
Milton Park
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
OX14 4RY

01235 820 470
mailroom@thebfa.org
www.thebfa.org

Organisation

British Frozen Food Federation

Description

To promote and protect the interests of the members and the frozen food industry through the provision of information, the development of unity and the co-ordination of collective strength.

Contact Details

Unit 7
Warwick House
Long Bennington Business Park
Long Bennington
Newark
Nottingham
NG23 5JR

01400 283090
generaladmin@bfff.co.uk
www.bfff.co.uk

Organisation

British Geomembrane Association

Description

the British Geomembrane Association, the trade association of specialist Geomembrane installers operating in the UK. Set up over 10 years ago, the BGA represents the interests of its members and their clients and stands for quality installation work, cost effective service provision and, above all, technical excellence in environmental protection.

Contact Details

c/o Naue Geosynthetics Ltd
The Genesis Centre
Birchwood

WA3 7BH

01925-810280
info@bga.uk.net
www.bga.uk.net

Organisation

British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation

Description

British Glass Manufacturers Confederation is instrumental in promoting glass as first choice material across all glass sectors and ensuring that both the industry and its products remain competitive, innovative and are not unnecessarily or disproportionately hindered by new regulation, standards or legislative changes.

Contact Details

9 Churchill Way
Chapeltown
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S35 2PY

0114 290 1850
info@britglass.co.uk
www.britglass.org.uk

Organisation

British Healthcare Trades Association

Description

The British Healthcare Trades Association (BHTA) is the UK's oldest and largest healthcare association, founded in 1917.

Contact Details

New Loom House - Suite 4.06
101 Back Church Lane
London

E1 1LU

0207 702 2141
bhta@bhta.com
www.bhta.net

Organisation

British Holiday & Home Parks Association

Description

The British Holiday & Home Parks Association is the only organisation established exclusively to serve and represent the interests of the British parks industry. Membership is made up of the owners and managers of park home estates, touring and tenting parks, caravan holiday home parks, chalet parks and all types of self-catering accommodation.

Contact Details

6 Pullman Court
Great Western Road
Gloucester

GL1 3ND

01452 526911
enquiries@bhhpa.org.uk
www.bhhpa.org.uk