To qualify for membership of the HBSA, your primary business function must be the supply of hairdressing or beauty products, equipment or services to the professional trade. You will need to establish trading credentials within the market, not necessarily within the U.K.Please be aware that the HBSA does not endorse Members’ products or services. Membership to the HBSA runs on an annual basis from January 1st to December 31st each year.
There are two types of membership: Full membership and Wig Supplier membership
£380 + VAT per year = £456
Wig Supplier Membership
£315 + VAT per year = £378
£699 + VAT per year = £838.80
There are useful benefits for companies joining the HBSA. Regular communications will keep you up to date with the latest industry information relating to Health and Safety, EU regulations and the latest relevant legislation. Among other benefits, we have an excellent free business advice line which can give bespoke information about a wide range of business issues.
These can range from employment law or contract law questions to advice on health and safety matters. There is a discount for all members who exhibit at Salon International and free tickets to the exhibition too. We have arrangements in place to offer competitive prices if you require payments via pdq machines and we can even offer advantageous exchange rates if you are travelling via World First. There are also a number of annual events organised by the HBSA to which members are all invited. You can find out more about these on the Events page on this site.
Please note that memberships run from 1st January to 31st December each year. If you join the Association mid-year you will be charged a pro-rata fee until the 31st December of that year. You will then have the option to renew your membership for the whole of the following calendar year.
Alternatively you can contact the HBSA by filling out the following contact form.