Become a Leather UK member to protect the future of the UK leather industry and grow your business or brand.

Leather UK have been the sole trade body promoting, protecting and connecting this great British industry since 1908. We bring together every part of the leather supply chain, from tanneries to designers, and everything in between.

The voice of the leather industry

Leather UK safeguards the future of the sector by tackling misinformation and providing a resource for the consumer, media and Government so that they can hear the truth about our industry, from the experts.

A community of knowledge

Leather UK broker meaningful conversations and connectionsin our network, both nationally and internationally through our partnership organisations. Our team has an incredible knowledge of who’s doing what in our industry, and we connect people for mutual benefit on a daily basis.

Support for all

We support our members with advice, representation and promotional opportunities, across all areas of the leather industry.

Leather UK membership offers many unique benefits to each type of member, whether you are already established within the industry, starting out or studying:

Full membership

This membership is limited to the UK leather manufacturing sector (tanning). Get in touch to find out more about membership rates.

Affiliate membership

Organisations or sole traders with an annual turnover of £85,000 or less can become a Leather UK affiliate member. Contact us for details of any introductory offers.

Associate membership

This membership tier for allied industry organisations with an annual turnover exceeding £85,000.

Student membership

Students in full or part-time education in a leather-related discipline can become a Leather UK Student member free of charge.

Reciprocal membership

Leather UK welcome applications from relevant registered associations and charities who commit to working for the mutual benefit of both organisations.

Become a member

Click here to go to the membership application forms.

If you need any assistance or have further questions, contact us.

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