Vital support for Warehousing & Logistics

Why join us?

Membership of UKWA means that you enjoy a range of top quality services and benefits. See below for a list of the professional member services provided by UKWA and the special member benefits offered by UKWA Associate members.

Member Services

We offer top level professional support from specialist partners, including legal helpline, terms & conditions, Customs & Excise advice and more…

Member Benefits

Enjoy discounted products and services exclusive to UKWA members, including health care, HR advice, temporary labour and more…

Market Intelligence

We keep you abreast of the latest news, views and market developments with thought-leading publications and regular digital updates

Training & Education

Keep your workforce engaged, motivated and productive with our industry specific programmes, including CPC courses specially developed for UKWA

How to join

There are two membership categories: Full & Associate

Full membership is for companies that operate warehousing and logistics services

Associate membership is available for providers of products and services to the warehousing and logistics industry



Eddie Stobart benefits from better networking and access to industry expertise...

“UKWA has many avenues of support and knowledge that provide a broader range of networking opportunities. This means members can access industry experts organisations for help to overcome obstacles and challenges”

Graeme Undy, Contract Logistics & Warehousing Managing Director

Recognised standards helped Century Logistics in maintaining growth...

“We became a member 15 years ago, just after the business was started. It was important that Century were seen to meet nationally recognised standards and we could trade under the UKWA Conditions of Contract. Since then we have benefitted from the range of services which have helped tremendously in maintaining our growth.”

Stephen Basey-Fisher, Managing Director

MDA Limited enjoys reduced operational costs thanks to UKWA...

“As a niche 3PL service provider to a host of international blue-chip organisations, we have found that UKWA membership instantly demonstrates to current and prospective clients a high set of standards, coupled with an active desire to constantly improve our organisation. This, alongside the ability to access a range of tailored benefits that help to reduce operational costs and access to networking and warehouse events with peers, has seen MDA derive great value from our UKWA membership.”

Dale Stokes, Managing Director

UKWA has generated more enquiries and created new business opportunities says Paul Ponsonby

“We believe it is important to operate within the framework of a national industry. We have utilized the UKWA Conditions of Contract, accessed dangerous goods advice as well as many other of the services on offer. UKWA helps us to keep up to date with industry knowledge, as well as broadening our contacts base. Being part of UKWA has raised awareness of our company, increased our enquiry levels and created new business opportunities for us.”

Joanne Dolan, Sales & Marketing Manager

Warren Board

“Warren Board joined UKWA in 1999 in order to take advantage of its comprehensive Conditions of Contract. Events provide a useful opportunity to network, exchange ideas on best practice and to benefit from expert presentations on a wide range of topical subjects. Practical benefits include help and advice, from legal and human resource issues, recruitment and healthcare, to insurance and property information, safety and energy management - while UKWA’s ‘Warehouse’ magazine remains the best in the industry!”

David Whitaker, Operations Director

Bowker Group

“As one of the original members of the association Bowker have long been advocates of UKWA. I believe the support and guidance that the association provides is invaluable to warehouse operators both large and small. The team work tirelessly to provide members with the most up-to-date information and act as a responsible, authoritative voice for the warehousing industry.””

Neil Bowker, Commercial Director

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