Representation & Promotion

Representation & Promotion

Protecting, supporting and promoting British Marine member companies and the
UK marine industry for more than 100 years.

Know that your business interests will be represented at the highest levels.

We keep you informed of relevant proposed legislative and regulatory changes and help ensure your voice is heard by providing timely responses to government consultation and, through our extensive network national and international networks, help inform and influence regulatory change. Our commitment means that you are always kept in the loop and not missing a chance to influence policies that impact your business.

  • Our extensive engagement with both domestic and international organisations provides invaluable insights, enabling us to forecast industry changes well in advance, giving you time to strategize and adapt.
  • As your representative in crucial meetings with government, regulators and industry authorities, we are the voice your business needs. We work tirelessly to simplify legislation, resolve conflicts, and remove barriers, making the marine industry more accessible and future proofed.

Find out more about how Representation can benefit your business.

Expert advice, up-to-date regulatory insights and significant cost savings to give your business a competitive edge.

  • Receive expert insights and updates on global regulatory changes, along with personalised advice from our Technical Team, ensuring that you are always kept informed and supported.
  • Enjoy complimentary access to essential guides and toolkits, including the £2,400-valued quarterly Technical Guide, at no extra cost.
  • Benefit from our active involvement in shaping legislation through specialist groups, promoting growth and success in the UK leisure marine industry with practical and appropriate standards.

Learn more about the extensive benefits of shaping and influencing standards.

Unlock new opportunities, enhance your business's visibility and connect with more customers.

  • Listing with ‘Find a member’ offers a convenient and reliable way for individuals and businesses to access a network of trusted British Marine members, offering high-quality services and products.
  • Your listing signifies your commitment to excellence, aligning your business with British Marine's respected standards and Code of Practice.
  • Our enhanced search functionality, improved business filtering and profile editing tools, ensures that your business is found by genuine customers.

Make sure your business is listed with Find a Member.

PR, marketing and social media opportunities to support and showcase your business.

  • From member e-newsletter inclusions to prominent website promotion, our strategies ensure your business gets the spotlight it deserves.
  • With tailored social media campaigns and British Marine marketing initiatives, we provide you with more opportunities to connect with your target market.
  • Through strategic advertising, insightful case studies and compelling business profiles, we craft and communicate your unique story, enhancing your market presence.

Learn more about the marketing and promotional opportunities available to your business.

A long-established sign of quality in the marine sector, use it on your promotional material and stand out from the crowd.

  • Gain the exclusive right to use the British Marine logo, a symbol of excellence and distinction in the marine industry, to elevate your brand's image and market presence.
  • Displaying the British Marine logo, communicates to your customers that your business adheres to the stringent standards set by the British Marine's Code of Practice, assuring them of the highest quality and reliability.
  • Access the British Marine logo easily through our user-friendly website, available in multiple formats to suit your marketing needs. Plus, benefit from comprehensive usage guidelines to optimise the logo's impact in your promotional activities.

Find out more and download your British Marine logo.

Experience the wave of opportunities that come with listing your company on the OnTheWater website, designed to connect businesses within the marine industry to a wide audience of water enthusiasts, from seasoned sailors to beginners eager to explore the UK's stunning waterways. 

  • Gain direct exposure to a dedicated community of boating enthusiasts, increasing your brand's visibility and driving customer engagement. Being listed on OntheWater puts your company in the spotlight, making it easier for potential customers to discover the services and products you offer.
  •  Join a vibrant network of businesses, ranging from equipment suppliers to training providers. This platform offers unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, networking, and sharing best practices, helping your business to grow and thrive in the marine industry.
  • Benefit from marketing efforts, designed to highlight your business and services through various channels, including social media, newsletters, and special features.

Find out more here.

Keeping you abreast of the latest trends, technologies and insights in your field.

  • Our informative e-newsletter MarineTalk provides a fortnightly digest full of information on developments within the UK marine leisure industry, Boat Show news and the latest updates from British Marine ensuring that you are always in the know.
  • Our website is a constantly updated hub of industry knowledge. From in-depth articles to quick-read summaries, it is designed for easy navigation to save you time while keeping you informed.
  • For those who prefer direct updates, our e-shots deliver timely information straight to your inbox. These are perfect for staying updated on the go and ensuring you never miss a critical update. You can also follow us on social media for up to the minute news and information from across the British Marine network.

Subscribe to Marine Talk at the bottom of this page, access the website, and ensure your contact details up to date within MyBritishMarine.

Follow us on FacebookLinkedIn and X.

Find out more about industry updates and news.

Connect your green innovations with the right audience! The Green Blue aims to inspire, inform and enable the recreational boating community to make more environmentally sustainable choices.

  • Feature your sustainable products and services specifically designed to minimize environmental impacts in the recreational boating sector. Make a difference while gaining visibility!
  • Enjoy a simple and straightforward process to add your business details. Our user-friendly guidance and clear criteria make listing your business hassle-free.
  • List individual products and services for enhanced discoverability. Ensure your offerings are easily found by customers actively seeking eco-conscious boating solutions.

Join The Green Blue Directory today.

Elevate your brand's presence and influence in the marine industry through tailored sponsorship opportunities.

  • Showcase your brand across various high-profile marine events and platforms, connecting with a targeted audience of industry professionals, enthusiasts, and decision-makers to enhance your visibility and market presence.
  • Benefit from bespoke sponsorship packages, with discounted rates for members, designed to align with your business goals. Whether it's event branding, digital promotion, or direct engagement, your message is strategically positioned to resonate with your intended audience.
  • Cement your status as a key player in the marine industry through strategic sponsorships. Aligning your brand with British Marine's events and initiatives not only boosts your exposure but also fosters trust and credibility among peers and potential clients.

Find out more here.