Operators: small independent businesses to large multi-national sites, including pubs, restaurants, coffee shops, hotels, food to go, contract caterers, late night, indoor leisure, entertainment and more

Becoming an Operator member

As the lead trade body for operators in hospitality, our members form the most powerful and influential voice in the industry. By becoming a member, you’ll join over 740 operators, suppliers and affiliates empowering an environment for hospitality to thrive.

Operator member benefits

  1. 1

    Be part of one voice

    Support your industry and strengthen our cause by adding weight to our voice into Government.
  2. 2

    Feed directly into policy and shape legislation

    Influence policy by having your concerns heard at central Government and devolved Parliaments across the UK.
  3. 3

    Keep informed on key developments

    Stay up to date on the latest lobbying efforts and key industry developments by receiving our weekly newsletter.
  4. 4

    Gain insights from industry experts

    Get legal, food safety and HR insights and advice with helpline support from our industry experts.
  5. 5

    Join our groups and forums

    Connect with a community of over 3,000 hospitality professionals at our member-only networking events.
  6. 6

    Access exclusive supplier offers

    Save money on products and services with exclusive offers and discounts from UKH supplier members.

Browse upcoming events exclusive to UKHospitality members

We are the voice of hospitality

UKHospitality is a membership trade association that advocates for a fair operating environment for hospitality businesses. Lobbying on a range of policy issues whilst providing a range of services to enable your business to thrive.

Celebrating five years of UKHospitality

What our members say about us

Andrew McKenzie Managing Director The Vineyard

Henal Chotai Owner
 Red Cup Cafe

Catherine Roe CEO Elior

How much does it cost to join?

Membership fees are calculated by the size, type and annual turnover of your business. For more information, contact our dedicated membership team.

Become a member

Have your say by joining over 100,000 venues who share our mission to promote and protect the hospitality industry.

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