Benefits of membership

“Membership of the BFPA will help to grow your company’s business and improve your bottom line.”

Chris Buxton – CEO British Fluid Power Association and Chair of the UK Trade Association Forum

Why join the BFPA?

  • a strong voice to represent your best interests at every level
  • membership of a trusted brand that is a mark of quality
  • a trusted source of industry data and market intelligence
  • a range of specialist services and advice on issues relating to member businesses such as training and recruitment
  • influence and insight into all of the latest relevant industry technical standards
  • preferential commercial arrangements with a range of different service providers
  • unrivalled opportunities for networking with peers at a range of industry events

 

For a full list of specific member benefits and an associated presentation please download our BFPA Overview

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Access to board room for meetings
Access to board room for meetings
  Attend steering committee meetings
Attend steering committee meetings
  BFPA website advertising
BFPA website advertising
  BFPA website member listing and brand / product search
BFPA website member listing and brand / product search
  Business advice
Business advice
  Discount on publications and guidelines
Discount on publications and guidelines
  Discount on training
Discount on training
  Industry economic forecasting
Industry economic forecasting
  Industry events
Industry events
  Industry representation (ISO, BSI, EAMA, CBI etc.)
Industry representation (ISO, BSI, EAMA, CBI etc.)
Listing in Yearbook & Member's Directory
Listing in Yearbook & Member's Directory
Membership of Approval Hose Assemblies scheme
Membership of Approval Hose Assemblies scheme
Monthly newsletter
Monthly newsletter
PR via BFPA website, newsletter and media database
PR via BFPA website, newsletter and media database
Representation at exhibitions
Representation at exhibitions
Statistics - general
Statistics - general
Statistics - member surveys
Statistics - member surveys
Technical standards development
Technical standards development
Technical support
Technical support
Use of logo
Use of logo
Voice in CETOP
Voice in CETOP
Vote at AGMs
Voice at AGMs
BFPA membership for Fluid Power Companies

The BFPA can offer you:-

  • the most comprehensive listing of Fluid Power Service and Product manufacturers and suppliers in the UK
  • the best possible source of market and industry intelligence
  • peace of mind and a predictable quality of service / product
  • a third party with whom to speak if things go wrong
  • association with other reputable businesses

BFPA working with Government

You should speak to the BFPA because:-

  • BFPA members create the profits and the employment that maintains the UK Economy and reduces the UK deficit
  • we offer an unrivalled intelligence network and can identify the issues that will impact upon government policy
  • we can offer informed proposals for policy measures that ensure Government meets its desired objectives
  • we can provide data and information to back up and support policy decisions
  • we are able to work with Government to create networks, forums and alliances which can provide a focus for collaborative work with Government bodies on policy and delivery
  • the BFPA is the most effective route for establishing excellent lines of communication between Government and its represented sector