National Industry Associations

Here, we provide the names and links to more than 495 National Industry Associations in 14 industry categories.

These are particularly useful when researching marketing opportunities in these sectors, especially if you include the relevant Professional Institutions and Trade Press in your research.

To check out comparable organisations on the international level, check out The ExportersAlmanac.

Agricultural Industries Confederation (AIC)

Agricultural Lime Association (ALA)

Anglia Farmers

Anglo-North Irish Fish Producers Organisation (ANIFPO)

Arboricultural Association

Association of Scottish Shellfish Growers (ASSG)

Bee Farmers' Association of the UK

British Agricultural and Garden Machinery Associations

British Association of Green Crop Driers (BAGCD)

British Christmas Tree Growers Association (BCTGA)

British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA)

British Florist Association

British Grassland Society (BGS)

British Herb Trade Association (BHTA)

British Independent Fruit Growers Association (BIFGA)

British Poultry Council

British Society of Plant Breeders Ltd (BSPB)

British Veterinary Association

British Wood Pulp Association (BWPA)

Commercial Horticultural Association (CHA)

Confederation of Forest Industries (ConFor)

Confederation of Timber Industries (CTI)

Crop Protection Association (CPA)

Dairy UK

Farmers Union of Wales

Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA)

Horticultural Trades Association, The

Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales

Maltsters' Association of Great Britain (MAGB)

National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC)

National Farmers Union

National Farmers Union of Scotland

National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations (NFFO)

Pet Food Manufacturers Association (PFMA)

Salmon Scotland

Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF)

Scottish Pelagic Fishermen's Association Ltd

Scottish Salmon Producers' Organisation (SSPO)

Scottish Shellfish Marketing Group

Scottish Timber Trade Association (STTA)

Scottish White Fish Producers' Association Limited (SWFPA)

Seed Crushers and Oil Processors Association (SCOPA)

Stockfree Farming

Sustainable Inshore Fisheries Trust (SIFT)

Tenant Farmers Association (TFA)

UK Flour Millers

UK Plant Sciences Federation (UKPSF)

Ulster Farmers' Union

Woldmarsh Producers

Asbestos Control and Abatement Division (ACAD)

Asbestos Removal Contractors Association (ARCA)

Asphalt Industry Alliance, The

Association of Consultant Architects

Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors

Association of Specialist Underpinning Contractors (ASUC)

Brick Development Association

British Calcium Carbonate Federation (BCCF)

British Ceramic Confederation (BCC)

British Constructional Steelwork Association

British Lime Association

British Marine Aggregate Producers' Association

British Precast

British Ready Mixed Concrete Association

Build UK

Builders' Conference, The

Builders Merchants Federation

Building & Engineering Services Association (BESA)

Concrete Society

Confederation of British Metalforming (CBM)

Confederation of Roofing Contractors (CoRC)

Construction Equipment Association (CEA)

Construction Fixings Association

Construction Industry Trade Alliance (CITA)

Construction Plant-Hire Association

Construction Products Association (CPA)

Federation of Dredging Contractors

Federation of Master Builders

Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS)

Home Builders Federation

International Marine Contractors Association, The

Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Association

Master Locksmiths Association

Mortar Industry Association

MPA Cement

National Access & Scaffolding Confederation

National Association of Shopfitters & Interior Contractors (NAS)

National Demolition Association (NDA)

National Federation of Builders

National Federation of Demolition Contractors

National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC)

Painting and Decorating Association, The

Road Emulsions Association

Road Surface Treatments Association

Roof Tile Association

Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation (SNIPEF)

Scottish Decorators Federation

Thermal Insulation Contractors Association

Wood Panel Industries Federation

Wood Protection Association (A division of the BWPDA)


Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE)

Association for Renewable Energy & Clean Technology, The

Association for Road Traffic Safety and Management (ARTSM)

Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP)

Association of British Independent Oil Exploration Companies (BRINDEX)

B2B Compliance

Bellona CCS web

British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BAFSA)

British Hydropower Association (BHA)

British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA)

British Pest Control Association

British Safety Industry Federation

British Security Industry Association Limited

Carbon Capture and Storage Association (CCSA)

Civil Enforcement Association, The (CIVEA)

Emissions Trading Group

Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA)

Energy Intensive Users Group

Energy Networks Association (ENA)

Energy Services and Technology Association

Environmental Law Association United Kingdom (UKELA)

Environmental Services Association (ESA)


Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA)

Fire & Security Association

Fire Industry Association (FIA)

Forest Industry Safety Accord (FISA)

Freshwater Biological Association (FBA)

Fuel Industry Association

Green Association, The

Green Tourism

Hot Water Association

Hydrogen UK

Industrial & Commercial Energy Association (ICOM)

Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA)

International Fire and Rescue Association (IFRA)

Ladder Association, The

Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA)

Liquified Petroleum Gas UKLPG

National Pest Technicians Association (NPTA)

National Security Inspectorate (NSI)

Nuclear Industry Association

OGUK (Oil & Gas UK)

Oil Fired Technical Association (OFTEC)


Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA)

Safety Assessment Federation Ltd

Smoke Control Association

Society of Fire Protection Engineers

Solids Handling & Processing Association

Subsea UK

Textile Recycling Association

UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA)

UK Industrial Vision Association

UK Offshore Operators Association (UKOOA)

UK Petroleum Industry Association (UKPIA)

Utility Strike Avoidance Group (USAG)

Well Drillers Association (WDA)

Wood Recyclers Association (WRA)

Working At Height Safety Association


Aerospace Wales Forum

Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA)

Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE)

Association of Contact Lens Manufacturers (ACLM)

Association of Ductwork Contractors and Allied Services (ADCAS)

Association of Equipment Distributors (AED)

Association of Fleet Professionals (AFP)

Association of Loading & Elevating Equipment Manufacturers (ALEM)

Association of Manufacturers of Power Generating Systems (AMPS)

Association of Master Upholsterers (AMU)

Association of Tank & Cistern Manufacturers (ATCM)

Automated Material Handling Systems Association (AMHSA)

Basket Makers Association, The

Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA)


British & Irish Association of Fastener Distributors (BAFD)

British Abrasives Federation (BAF)

British Adhesives and Sealants Association (BASA)

British Aerosol Manufacturers Association (BAMA)

British and Irish Spa & Hot Tubs Association

British Antique Furniture Restorers' Association, The (BAFRA)

British Blind & Shutter Association

British Cables Association (BCA)

British Chemical Engineering Contractors Association (BCECA)

British Coatings Federation (BCF)

British Compressed Air Society (BCAS)

British Compressed Gases Association

British Contract Furnishing Association Ltd

British Contract Manufacturers and Packers Association (BCMPA)

British Flue and Chimney Manufacturers Association, The

British Fluid Power Association

British Furniture Confederation (BFC)

British Furniture Manufacturers Association (BFMA)

British Gear Association

British Glass Manufacturers’ Confederation (BGMC)

British Home Enhancement Trade Association

British Industrial Furnace Construction Association (BIFCA)

British Laminate Fabricators Association

British Marine Industries Federation

British Materials Handling Federation (BMHF)

British Plastics Federation

British Pump Manufacturers' Association Limited (BPMA)

British Rubber and Polyurethane Products Association Ltd (BRPPA)

British Textile Machinery Association (BTMA)

British Turned Parts Manufacturers Association (BTMA)

British Tyre Manufacturers' Association Ltd (BTMA)

British Valve and Actuator Association (BVAA)

British Wood Turners Association

British Woodworking Federation (BWF)

Catering Equipment Distributors Association


Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA)

Composites UK

Contract Flooring Association, The

Contractors Mechanical Plant Engineers Association

Defence Industry Security Association (DISA)

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF)

Electric Vehicle Association of Great Britain

Engineering and Machinery Alliance (EAMA)

Engineering Construction Industry Association (ECIA)

Engineering Industries Association (EIA)

Farnborough Aerospace Consortium (FAC)

Federation of Engine Re-Manufacturers (FER)

Finishes and Interiors Sector, The (FIS)

Foodservice Equipment Association

Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA)

Galvanizers Association

Garage Equipment Association, The

Garden Industry Manufacturers Association (1999) Ltd (GIMA)

Gardenex: The Federation of Garden & Leisure Manufacturers

Gauge & Toolmakers Association (GTMA)

Glass & Glazing Federation (GGF)

Greeting Card Association, The

Ground Source Heat Pump Association (GSHPA)

Guild of Architectural Ironmongers

Heat Pump Association (HPA)

Heating and Hotwater Industry Council

Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Manufacturers Association (HEVAC)

Industrial Cleaning Machine Manufacturers Association (ICMMA)

Insulation Manufacturers Association (IMA)

Isle of Man Aerospace Cluster (IOMAC)

Lift and Escalator Industry Association, The (LEIA)

Lighting Association (LA)

Made in London

Made in The Midlands

Made in Yorkshire

MAKE Southwest

MakeUK - The Manufacturers' Organisation

Manchester Association of Engineers

Manufacturers Association for Radiators and Convectors (MARC)

Manufacturers of Equipment for Heat Networks Association (MEHNA)

Manufacturing NI

Manufacturing Technologies Association

Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MEHDA)

Metalforming Machinery Makers' Association (MMMA)

Midlands Aerospace Alliance

Motor Cycle Industry Association Ltd (MCI)

Motorsport Industry Association

National Association of Farriers and Blacksmiths Association (BFBA)

National Bed Federation

North West Aerospace Alliance (NWAA)

Optical Suppliers Association (OSA)

Original Equipment Suppliers Aftermarket Association (OESAA)

Pipeline Industries Guild

Plastics Windows Federation

Polymer Machinery Manufacturers & Distributors Association Ltd

Processing and Packaging Machinery Association (PPMA)

Resin Flooring Association (FeRFA)

Rubber Stamp Manufacturers Guild (RSMG)

Scottish Engineering

Scottish Plastics and Rubber Association

Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Limited (SMMT)

Steel Window Association (SWA)

Storage Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (SEMA)

Structural Timber Association (STA)

Surface Engineering Association

Vehicle Builders & Repairers Association, The (VBRA)

Welsh Automotive Forum (WAF)

West of England Aerospace Forum (WEAF)

Woodworking Machinery Supplier Association