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The Benefits of Membership


Recognised as the voice of the UK gas industry, the Gas Forum has now become a substantial body, respected and consulted by Westminster, the Department of Energy and Climate Change, Ofgem, the European Commission, and the networks. Members include both the larger players in the gas market and smaller participants, ensuring truly representative views are communicated to regulatory and government bodies in the UK and Europe.

The Gas Forum offers numerous benefits and services to companies that are already active or planning to participate in the downstream gas industry. Via members' meetings, a wide range of workgroups and discussions across the industry, the Gas Forum challenges and champions the issues that impact the industry, both now and in the future. It also provides an invaluable opportunity for members to share opinions. 

  • The Gas Forum is the only association to focus solely on the interests of the gas industry

  • All members, regardless of size, have an equal voice and opportunity to contribute to industry debate and reform

  • The Gas Forum’s membership includes the majority of the UK gas participants, giving it the mandate to represent the UK gas industry in UK and European debate

  • Through lobbying, policy development and pro-active campaigns the Gas Forum has established a proven track-record of driving change in UK gas and energy policy

  • Member firms are able to share opinions and exchange views with industry peers whilst complying with Competition Law

  • The association provides a highly successful, tailored programme of training for members, to increase industry knowledge

  • The Gas Forum hosts a number of industry events throughout the year, creating opportunities for senior industry figures to contribute to the strategic policy debate and to network. These include the celebrated Annual Lunch & Debate at the Guildhall, the Annual Conference & New Gas Year party.


Membership Categories

The Gas Forum offers two categories of membership:

  • Full membership – restricted to licensed shippers and suppliers operating in the UK gas market.

  • Associate membership – open to all participants in the UK gas market, including consultants and advisers.

For more information on the benefits available to each category, click here


For further information about becoming a member of the Gas Forum, contact us via: 

David Cox (Managing Director): 07713 486860

David Faragher (Chair): 020 7718 6071

Tel: 0207 090 1015

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