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Welcome to the membership pages

We hope you've arrived at this page because you're interested in becoming a member of dhf and you want to find out more? Being a member of a trade association has its rewards and unlike many other trade associations we pride ourselves in serving a broad spectrum of industry sectors.  With membership starting from as little as £490 it is easy to see why more organisations are joining dhf every year. 

dhf Affiliate membership status

An affiliate member is entitled to the majority of the benefits of membership, including training discounts (if applicable), invitation to meetings and access to the members’ area of the dhf website.

An affiliate member will not however, appear on the dhf website and cannot use the dhf logo, nor claim to be a dhf member in any other way be it verbally or written.

dhf Code of Conduct

As a condition of membership all dhf members sign a declaration to adhere to a dhf Code of Conduct.   The ‘Code’ covers all aspects of trading and every member is obliged to adhere to it as a condition of membership. The ‘Code’ covers:

  • Standard of workmanship
  • Product quality
  • Training
  • Safety
  • Employment
  • Business integrity
  • Insurance

Read or download a copy here.

dhf Training obligation

Please be aware that it is a condition of membership for dhf members whose product areas include but not solely connected to, Domestic Garage Doors, Industrial Doors & Rolling Shutters or Automated Gates & Traffic Barriers, to have at least one member of staff trained in the relevant area.  You can visit the Training pages of this site for more information.

 Our company was one of the founder members of the dhf Automated Gate Group and have been members for many years. dhf provides a network of like-minded companies from the door and gates industry, with a shared commitment to safety and responsible business practices. Being part of dhf has provided us with expert industry support and training, as well as some great business development opportunities founded on sound values.”  
long standing dhf member, July 2017

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