Membership Benefits

APHC provides a comprehensive range of membership benefits for plumbing and heating contractors

Watch this short video to see how you could benefit!

We have been representing and supporting plumbing and heating companies of all sizes, from sole traders to large organisations since 1925.

Being a member of APHC distinguishes professional plumbers and heating contractors from rogue traders and all members are regularly vetted and their competency checked.

We encourage members to continually improve themselves professionally and implement best practice. Your customers can rest assured that work done by an APHC member will comply with best practice and current legislative requirements.

We are committed to helping members run professional businesses, whilst ensuring consumers receive high standards of workmanship and customer service.

We provide members with a back office support resource


Having the right business documents can not only help create a professional business image and positive customer experience, but they can also provide a level of protection for you and your business. Our back office support is just one of our membership benefits that APHC member have access too.


If you’re a plumbing and heating contractor running your own business in England or Wales then you can join APHC and gain membership benefits

Licensed membership

Gain technical and business support and use the APHC logo as an independent stamp of approval.

Certification schemes

We operate a Competent Persons Scheme to self-certify plumbing and heating works under Building Regulations, plus we operate a Microgeneration Certification Scheme.

Legionella inspection scheme

Demonstrate your compliance with the Code of Practice.

WaterSafe scheme

Promote your compliance with the Water Fittings Regulations.

Professional plumbing training courses

We deliver cost effective plumbing training courses.

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