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Membership benefits

Membership Benefits

There are numerous benefits to BPCA Membership, all of which have been created to cater for your business needs. All of our exclusive membership benefits are available to Full Members, with most of them also being available to all categories of membership.

Your membership benefits will not only save and make you money, but we are confident you'll more than make a return on investment by joining the BPCA.

Why not see how much you'll save when you join by using our benefits calculator!


Consumer Referrals*

Thousands of consumers, looking for professional pest management services are referred to our database of servicing companies either by phone at our 24 hour call centre, or via the website. We also refer the services of those members providing products and services to the industry such as Manufacturers and Consultants.

 

Access to new clients

Many organisations, businesses and auditors value the quality of service associated with BPCA membership, and will only use the services of a BPCA member. Becoming a BPCA member may give you access to new clients you couldn't reach before.

 

Use of Association Logo*

Give consumers confidence in your services. Display the recognised BPCA Member logo on your website, marketing literature, uniforms and vehicles, and you’ll undoubtedly feel the financial benefit.

 

Collective Purchasing

Group discounts on products and services for our members. These can include finance, fuel, insurance, specialist services, answering systems and much more.

 

BusinessShield - Business support

Through BusinessShield you can get access to unlimited Health and Safety, Environmental and Employment Law advice, plus a complementary review of your current Health and Safety/Employment Law standards and documentation. We’re here to help you grow - our team can also offer you assistance with finance, sales, marketing or legislation.

 

CHAS accreditation**

CHAS accreditation can be gained through the BPCA assessment programme at no extra charge, giving you an annual saving of over £200.

 

Jobsite

You’ll have free access to post jobs on the BPCA jobs board, which is the most popular pest control jobsite in the UK. This benefit is only available to members and we don't allow non-members to promote vacancies on our site.

 

alexo blog

alexo is the BPCA blog designed to promote and educate the pest control industry. We target those decision makers, facilities managers and commercial business owners responsible for placing pest control contracts. Members have the opportunity to submit free editorial and comment on stories we have written.

 

BPCA mini-site**

As a full servicing member you'll also be able to build your own website for your company using the BPCA mini-site system, giving you an online presence and the opportunity to promote your business online. Our team are also happy to offer help and offer advice with creating your own web presence.

 

Marketing Material 

We can provide you with a variety of BPCA marketing materials to help you reach your audience of potential customers. You can also order our popular ‘Why You Need Pest Control’ leaflet – and we will include your logo and contact details at no charge.

 

BPCA promoting your business

BPCA works with major organisations such as BBC and NHS to deliver information to end users and the public on public health pests. We attend a variety of local and national exhibitions promoting the use of our members. Once a year we produce an annual national survey of pest species, profiling the “hotspots” for pests across the UK, which is covered in national and local press, and is available free of charge to all members.

 

PPC Magazine - keeping you up-to-date

PPC (Professional Pest Controller) magazine is available in hard copy or electronically through the BPCA website. Sign up to receive PPC to further develop your (and your team’s) knowledge and understanding of industry matters. PPC features news, events, articles and updates relating to the pest management industry.

We also help you stay one step ahead by sending regular industry updates on the latest news, services, legislation, products and more.

 

Technical support 

We have full-time experienced technical industry experts available in person, by email or on the phone to help you day-to-day with all aspects of service delivery. The BPCA website also has a wide variety of guidance documents, Codes of Best Practice, useful links, industry news, and health and safety information.

 

Networking Opportunities

Our Regional Training Forums are delivered across the UK, giving you chance to network with like-minded people working in our sector. All our Forums include qualified expert speakers from the industry. BPCA also runs PestEx, one of the largest pest control exhibitions in the world, and PPC Live the industry's newest one-day exhibition.

 

Have your voice heard

BPCA is run by members, for members. All full members have the opportunity to join our various committees, and influence changes in the Association and the industry as a whole.

 

Discounts on exams and training courses

All of our members get discounted rates on all courses listed in the British Pest Control Association training programme.

 

Representing your interests

We lobby national and international organisations, as well as local governments to influence current and future legislation that may affect the way you work.

 

CPD Opportunities - Continuing Professional Development

We offer a variety of free CPD opportunities such as online quizzes,  training sessions, networking events, exhibitions and seminars, ensuring you have the opportunities to keep on top of your CPD –all at no cost or reduced fees to members.

 

On-site Assessments**

Demonstrate to your customers that you are delivering a continued professional service of the highest standard, through our accredited assessment scheme. As part of the membership fee all servicing members are subject to a detailed on-site assessment at regular intervals to ensure they  are still meeting the highest of standards.

 

* available to Full Members only                            ** available to Full Servicing Members only