Membership options

Our membership community of like-minded and hard-working businesses share a passion for manufacturing and engineering and a belief that the UK’s industrial base is vital to Britain’s economic prosperity. Whatever your business industry or size, whether you’re one person or a large organisation, there is an EEF membership option for you and a whole range of benefits to go with it.

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Core Member

Join an exclusive thriving community of thousands of manufacturing businesses: working together to collectively solve each other’s challenges and helping to protect the future of UK manufacturing. Core membership is designed to help your business thrive, innovate and compete. Find help and solutions in the exclusive member-only forum areas; gain access to unique events and networking opportunities; get your voice heard at the very highest levels of government; benefit from the dedicated support of your own Relationship Manager.


Corporate Member

Corporate Membership is open to any business operating within manufacturing, engineering and the wider industrial sector with more than 1000 UK-based employees. This includes both companies with their headquarters in the UK as well as multinationals with operations in the UK. You’ll receive all the benefits of being a member plus a tailored programme of policy and external affairs support that is designed to meet your specific business objectives. Not only this, but you’ll also benefit from peer-to-peer networking at CEO and C-suite level.

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NDI membership

NDI, the leading supply chain sourcing and development organisation for businesses in the defence, aerospace, space and security sectors is now part of EEF.  

If your business is a member of NDI, you continue to receive all of your existing NDI benefits. To find out more about membership and how to join visit the NDI website>.

As a member of NDI, you are also entitled to become either affiliate or full members of EEF, depending on your NDI subscription level. This gives you access to EEF’s information and insight, networking events and member briefings.  You also receive member rates on our extensive range of training courses and the opportunity to get involved in our policy and representation work.

Additionally, you can upgrade your EEF membership to include one or more of our business support subscription services such as HR & Employment Law advice and guidance, and Health, Safety and Environment support.

To find out more about upgrading your EEF membership please contact us for details.

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