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The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6NH


Become a PFMA Member

PFMA is the principal trade association for the prepared pet food industry and currently comprises 95 member companies. Collectively, our members represent about 90% of the UK market and produce a whole range of products for cats, dogs and other pet animals. PFMA has been supporting pet food manufacturers for over 50 years.

Membership of PFMA means that you will be able to gain one to one expert advice and guidance on all matters related to the pet food industry.


PFMA Membership Benefits include:

- Specialist advice and support on regulatory and technical matters
- Support on Brexit related challenges
- The opportunity to influence policy and legislation through joining PFMA committees
- Access to members only website (a one stop shop for information on developments in the industry)
- Networking opportunities (with other members and those involved in the pet industry)
- Media and public relations support
- Members-only access to industry market data scheme and report
- Training seminars and workshops (50% discount on PFMA Nutrition Course)
- Crisis Management support (e.g. Animal disease out-break)
- Promotion through the PFMA website links and banners


Apply to become a PFMA member

To be eligible for full membership of the PFMA, companies must manufacture in the UK or sell their products in the UK and have a UK based sales and marketing operation. New members must be referred by two current members of the PFMA. 

This membership is also open to suppliers of ingredients to the pet food industry. Supplier members receive full membership access. 

PFMA membership subscriptions are formulated with a base-rate of £1000 and then increase in accordance to annual income per million. Please see our 2021 annual subscription fees here.

If you are interested in joining the PFMA, please complete our application form. On receipt of the completed form, we will contact you.

If want to find out more about membership, please contact Laura (Membership & Events) -


Associate Membership 

PFMA are now offering Associate Membership packages - we have a range of services, benefits and tailored pricing options avaiable. See more.

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