Become a Member

Every week, people interested in buying a Hot Tub or Swim Spa follow our Find a Member link to accredited suppliers throughout the UK and Ireland. They know that every BISHTA member has proven skills in quality control and water hygiene management and people know how to find them. Shouldn’t you be one of them?

  • By successfully completing a recognised course in Water Hygiene Management.
  • By demonstrating skill, experience and business integrity.
  • And by signing up to abide by the BISHTA Standards and Code of Ethics.

If you qualify, read on.

What does Membership cost?

Please note that all costs are inclusive of VAT

Full Members (Manufacturers & Distributors) £62.50 per month or £750.00 p.a.

Affiliate Members (Dealers & Retailers) £31.25 per month or £375.00 p.a.

Allied Trade Members (Service engineers) £16.75 per month or £201.00 p.a.

Associate Members (Holiday Lodges) £10.75 per month or £129.00 p.a.

Please see the Guidance Notes for descriptions of the above membership types.

An application fee of £100.00 inclusive of VAT is required with the submission of the application form. Upon approval of membership, your account will be credited with the sum of £100.00 towards your first year of membership. In the event that you either cancel your application before approval is confirmed, or you do not comply with the outstanding entry requirements within 18 months of your application, BISHTA confirms that the full application fee of £100.00 will not be refundable.

Please note that there are reduced fees for Full Members with an annual turnover of less than £250,000, for Affiliate Members with an annual turnover of less than £50,000.

Please download an application form here and the guidance notes here

Find our about BISHTA Training here.