About us

We champion issues that matter to the beer and pub industry. These are causes our members are passionate about; whether it’s promoting beer as the nation’s drink, or campaigning against increases to beer duty and businesses rates that are so damaging to community pubs.

Our members are responsible for 90% of the beer brewed in Britain today and we represent around 20,000 of the country’s pubs. They include international companies, family brewers, managed locals and the nation’s largest tenanted pub estates. It’s a diverse group, but we are passionate about representing, supporting and campaigning for the wellbeing of the beer and pub sector.

Our Mission

Our vision is simple, to deliver a world class, growth sector in British beer and pub hospitality. We do this by continuously raising the standard of beer and pubs with the aim of delighting the millions of people who enjoy them.


We campaign for a tax and regulatory environment that enables growth and investment in the beer and pub sector.


We unite the brewing and pubs companies in the UK, from local businesses to larger ones. We truly are the voice of the beer and pub industry.


We provide a platform for debate on new and existing issues that affect the sector, ensuring that all voices are heard. We provide industry leading guidance, specialist insight, research and statistics.

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