Affiliate Partners benefits | EEF

Affiliate Partners

As an EEF Affiliate Partner, you are part of an important, national group of trade bodies and membership organisations collaborating with EEF.

Join EEF as an Affiliate Partner

Get in touch

To maximise the benefits of the relationship, please get involved with:

Monthly Affiliate Partner Conference Calls
Hear the latest policy and lobbing information and developments and feed in your views

Bi-annual Affiliate Partner meetings
Meet with fellow partners and policy and external affairs experts, to debate current topics affecting our sector and steer activity

Join the EEF Network, the online community for our sector. Register here
Engage with individuals from across our sector, share best practice, and work together to solve problems

Raise queries, feed in information and suggestions by emailing
If you require more information on a particular topic, such as how we can support you through Brexit, or have been picking up strong member opinions on a particular issue, please do contact us

Ensure your sector is feeding into EEF’s surveys and receive your sector data. Contact us to find out how
Get representation for your sector, it’s important your members contribute their views, please encourage them to do so. EEF can help.

Encourage your members to take up the complimentary EEF Affiliate Membership
           o Details of the benefits are available here
           o They can sign up using the form here
           o For tools to help promote EEF Affiliate membership to your members please email

Find out where to access the key information and resources available to EEF Affiliate Partners:




Find it here

Information and resources

Industry reports and publications

Let EEF inform you of live developments

Register here and encourage your staff to register too

EEF Webinars and podcasts

Champion UK Manufacturing

EEF Future Manufacturing Awards

EEF’s campaigning

Exclusive network for the manufacturing sector

Membership of the Affiliate Partner Group with access to exclusive events and information

You will hear from EEF directly

Affiliate Partner Monthly policy & external affairs call

You will receive invites. If you haven’t seen one, contact us:

Affiliate Partner bi-annual meeting

You will receive invites. If you haven’t seen one, contact us:

Member networking events

EEF Online Problem Solving Network

Invitation only events (i.e. problem solving, policy and external affairs dinners)

Invitation only, but express your interest:


Eligible for election to the EEF Regional Advisory Boards


Eligible for election to the EEF National Boards & Committees


Work with EEF on policy surveys


Media engagement

Let us know if you are willing to be involved:

Business growth and commercial benefit

EEF Funding Finder

EEF Member Advantages

EEF’s LEAN benchmarking tool

White label training tailored for partners and Support for Apprentices

Elizabeth Woodgates:

Preferential EEF venues



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