Welcome to the British Woodworking Federation

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is a business support organisation. We offer advice, support and wood industry information to our 700 members as well as guidance for customers who use, or specify, our members' products and services.  We also provide voice for the sector in the UK, influencing policy, regulations and standards.

There are 5 key things BWF members can do now to get maximum value from their membership and support the work the BWF is doing on behalf of the sector click here to find out more.

Our members get invaluable back up and business support:

  • Help to comply with necessary regulations
  • Providing free expert technical advice
  • Providing the back up your business needs
  • Giving confidence to your clients with the BWF badge

BWF Code of Conduct gives you confidence to choose the right supplier:

  • All members are assessed to our code of conduct
  • Find members for a specific product or service
  • Find a member conveniently located near you
  • See which of our members are accredited and certified


Latest news

  • Consultation on Welsh Building Regulations: Last chance to respond The Welsh Government issued a consultation on the proposed incorporation of... More...
  • BWF launches new ADR service with RICS to help you get on top of the new consumer rights rules With the new European Directive on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) now... More...
  • CPA Weekly Notes 13th May 2016 As a benefit of BWF's membership of the Construction Products Association... More...
  • A message to all members from the BWF President Due to a change in employment and the unfortunate passing of Gordon Nelson,... More...
  • Optimism for joinery sales but thin margins, poor payment and contractual issues risk undermining performance The BWF Joinery State of Trade Survey Q1 2016 indicated that although sales... More...