Here to support you

The Arboricultural Association is here to support arborists. Our mission is to promote trees and the tree care professionals who enable their sustainable management.

Whether you’re just starting a career as an arborist or are a fully qualified consultant or business owner who would like to expand your knowledge, it’s time to join the home of professional arboriculture.

Meet like-minded individuals through our branch networks and expand your professional skills with our training, technical advice and online ‘help for arborists’ resources.

Membership Pricing

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Working together to raise standards and awareness of professional tree work


The Arb Association brings a great variety of people together by putting on events & training with enough cross over to mean that professionals from different disciplines within the industry get to regularly meet and share views & ideas. Without this link the industry could become quite disjointed

Joseph Robson Foundation Member


Our basic entry membership.
From just £6.00 per month.

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Tailored just for students.
FREE for full-time and part-time Arboriculture students

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Get more from your membership.
From just £12.92 per month.

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Recognising commitment to arboricultural excellence at all levels


The Association is a forward-thinking body which has professionalism and positive representation of arboriculture to the public and wider audiences at heart. I'm proud to be a professional member and see it as a measure of commitment to professionalism in our industry

James Fuller Professional Member

Being a member of the Arboricultural Association at a qualified grade (Technician, Professional, Fellow) shows that you are an actively engaged professional arboriculturist. It demonstrates your ability and desire to achieve higher levels of knowledge and skill, as well as your ambition to do whatever is required to reach arboricultural excellence.


Qualified membership for arborists and arboriculturists.
From just £15.58 per month.

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Membership for highly-experienced arboriculturists.
From just £17.33 per month.

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Recognising your dedication to arboriculture.
From just £21.00 per month.

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Chartered Environmentalist

Environmental credentials for arb professionals.

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Registered Environmental Practitioner

REnvP, a professional registration recognising the competence, skills and commitment to protect and enhance the environment.

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Registered Environmental Technician

REnvTech, credentials for sustainable thinking and commitment to environmental best practice.

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These progressive, career linked, grades provide recognition of your achievements in the arboriculture sector. Click each grade to learn more.


Keep your organisation informed and involved in industry best practice whilst helping push change in government



Get the benefits of membership for your employees.
For just £358 per year.

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