The Angling Trust is the representative body for game, coarse and sea anglers in England and Wales.

The Canal and Rivers Trust are a charity organisation who look after and promote the use of over 2000 miles of inland waterways across England and Wales.

The Environment Agency work to create better places for people and wildlife, and support sustainable development.

DEFRA are the UK governments department responsible for safeguarding our natural environment, supporting our world-leading food and farming industry, and sustaining a thriving rural economy. DEFRA play a major role in people’s day-to-day life, from the food, and the air quality, to the drinking water.

The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) was established in 1981 to support manufacturers, wholesalers, the importers and exporters in the European sportfishing tackle sector.

EFTTA supports the promotion and protection of the sportfishing activities and is registered as an official lobbying association in Brussels.

FSPA are the voice of the UK sports and play industry supporting sports and play companies with vital and unique business services, promoting the UK sports and play sector and lobbying at the highest levels.

Established by Royal Charter by the Queen in 1996 as the English Sports Council, Sport England is the arms-length body of government responsible for growing and developing grassroots sport and getting more people active across England.

Join the ATA

Join the Angling Trades Association and become part of our influential body, dedicated to supporting the tackle industry and promoting the wider angling agenda that is so important to us.