A selection of UK and overseas employer and business federations.

Association of Labour Providers (ALP) is the trade association for organisations that provide and use temporary, contract and seasonal workers within the food, agricultural and other Gangmaster Licensing Authority sectors.
www.labourproviders.org.uk

British Chambers of Commerce
www.chamberonline.co.uk

Business Europe – the Confederation of European Business
www.businesseurope.eu

CBI – the Confederation of British Industry
www.cbi.org.uk

EEF – engineering and manufacturing support & employment advice for UK business
www.eef.org.uk

Institute of Directors
www.iod.com

Irish Business and Employers Confederation
http://www.ibec.ie

Local Government Employers – created by the Local Government Association. LGE works with local authorities, regional employers and other bodies to lead and create solutions on pay, pensions and the employment contract.
www.lge.gov.uk

Keidanren – The Japan Business Federation
www.keidanren.or.jp

NHS Confederation – the only independent membership body for the full range of organisations that make up today’s NHS.
www.nhsconfed.org

NHS Employers – represents trusts in England on workforce issues and helps employers to ensure the NHS is a place where people want to work. NHS Employers is part of the NHS Confederation.
www.nhsemployers.org

National Outsourcing Association – the UK outsourcing trade association
www.noa.co.uk

United Kingdom Homecare Association the professional association of home care providers from the independent, voluntary, not-for-profit and statutory sectors.
www.ukhca.co.uk