Industry Focus

Representing more than 700 companies in a sector that employs 2.9 million people, UKHospitality speaks for a sector that represents 10% of UK employment, 6% of businesses and 5% of GDP.




Food Service




Pubs & Bars


Promoting careers in the hospitality sector


Supporting a productive sector


Tackling the tax burden


Latest News more
Upcoming Events more
UK Hospitality News


UKHospitality has reiterated its message that a tourist tax in Edinburgh, or any part of the UK, could be disastrous for hotels and the hospitality sector, the UK’s 3rd largest private sector employer.

The assertion follows comments by City of Edinburgh Council leader Adam McVey’s announcement on Twitter that a tax would be introduced in the city “in the next 12 months”.

Read the full article here>

Membership Built Around You.

UKHospitality provides campaigning, business advice and support services to companies like yours to help lift the burdens of managing compliance and administration.

Join Today



–  The ALMR is the biggest, most effective network and collective voice for the eating and drinking out sector

–  We are dedicated to representing those companies operating outlets in the third space where consumers go out to socialise and which contribute so much to our local & national economy, well-being and social culture.

–  We are the voice and champion of over 90% of managed pubs & clubs, branded restaurants & cafes. Our members operate some of the best known high street brands as well as the best loved independent, small businesses

–  Between our members employ over 1.3 million people, operate 23,000 outlets and contribute 3% of GDP.


We lobby to prevent restrictive legislation or taxation

– our campaigns for change saved the sector £1.5bn last year alone
– secured key changes on business rates, NLW, late night licensing, menu labelling

We promote the sector so we are noticed and treated fairly

– generating positive PR on investment, skills & growth to improve our image
– we are the voice of out of home in Brexit negotiations

We provide advice & support to protect commercial interests

– insight and intelligence  to feed into corporate risk management
– authoritative benchmarking reports on employment, operational costs, trends
– a range of business seminars & events provide a supportive network

Calendar more

25/09/2018 » 26/09/2018
Takeaway Innovation Expo

26/09/2018 » 27/09/2018
HOT.E Conference

26/09/2018 » 27/09/2018
Festival & Outdoor Events Showcase

01/10/2018 » 03/10/2018
The Restaurant Show

Business Partners

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are used for visitor analysis, others are essential to making our site function properly and improve the user experience. By using this site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Click Accept to consent and dismiss this message or Deny to leave this website. Read our Privacy Statement for more.