Trade Bodies / Associations
British Woodworking Federation
The British Woodworking Federation is the trade association for the woodworking and joinery manufacturing industry in the UK. It has over 500 members drawn from manufacturers, distributors and installers.
Wood For Good
Wood For Good is the UK’s wood promotion campaign. Its objective is to increase the value of wood sold in the UK by promoting wood’s role in sustainable construction and in helping to mitigate climate change.
Forest Stewardship Council
FSC is an independent, non-governmental, not-for-profit organization established to promote the responsible management of the world’s forests. FSC is nationally represented in more than 50 countries around the world.
FENSA is the industry gold standard for replacement windows and doors – the proven brand trusted and demanded by consumers and local authorities. 28% of households in the UK have used a FENSA registered installer.
Secured by Design
Secured by Design focuses on crime prevention at the design, layout and construction stages of homes and commercial premises and promotes the use of security standards for a wide range of applications and products.
Research / Information
The Timber Research and Development Association (TRADA) – is an internationally recognised centre of excellence on the specification and use of timber and wood products.