Political and technical representation
It is vital that politicians understand and support the sector, as well as civil servants and the wider public. Confor takes a lead for the sector in lobbying and communicating with the media. Our varied and experienced staff also provide advice and assistance.
Stay up-to-date with Confor
• Bi-monthly magazine: Forestry and Timber News (FTN)
• Coming soon: Tailored news alerts delivered straight to your inbox
• Personal consultation with Confor experts and associates
We organise seminars, regional meetings, conferences and field visits. Members also get free entries to the APF and the Confor Woodland Show and discounts on trade stand bookings.
30 mins of free advice from our specialists:
The Education Fund makes awards to applicants for technical and professional courses or educational trips and activities. The Provident Fund is available in cases of hardship.