British Marine currently serves more than 1600 member companies from the Leisure Marine, Superyacht and Small Commercial Marine sectors. Our expertise spans in-depth technical services, representation with government and non-governmental bodies, UK and global marine trade development, legal services, general business advice and much more besides. 


“British Marine is our national body and has the power to look after our interests collectively. The British Marine brand also adds cachet and a stamp of approval for members”

James Robinson, Marketing Director, Williams Performance Tenders


 Membership will give you a powerful competitive advantage, whether you are just starting up, or looking to take your marine business to the next level. Follow the links on these icons to learn more:

Representation & PromotionGrowthBusiness SupportNetworking 

We welcome into membership established marine companies and start-ups and we'll work with you to make the application process as fast and efficient as possible. In preparation please you examine our Code of Practice – adherence to our Code is vital to build the confidence of those buying from our members – something that we heavily promote in our Look for the Logo campaigns.

British Marine South networking 1British Marine members enjoy free membership to a British Marine regional association as well as group associations relevant to their businesses. British Marine has 11 region and 16 group associations that provide specialist focus and enable members grow their business, as well as a range of networking opportunities.

To talk to a member of the Membership team about the wide range of benefits we offer and how to access them, please call us directly on 01784 223663 or email

Why Join British Marine?

You can find our British Marine Rules & Code of Conduct here