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Benefits to membership

Being part of the NFFF means you are entitled to a whole host of leading benefits and services.

Learn more about the benefits on offer to you below.

The benefits are:

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Log into our members only area at to see the latest exclusive offers:

  • £75 off the NFFF Fish & Chip Quality Accredation
  • £50 off every fish and chip nutrition test
  • Discounts on NFFF training
  • Discounts on NFFF products and services
  • Save money with exclusive discounts and promotions for NFFF members from our Associate members – see the members area on our website for the latest offers and promotions

Get your voice heard! - by working together thousands of independent takeaways can achieve far more than the individual. The NFFF represents and protects the interests of the fish frier on a national level, promoting the fish and chip brand:

  • Dealing with national and regional media enquiries
  • Representation and response on Government consultations protecting the industry against impractical regulations now and in the future
  • Representation and collaboration with industry bodies to protect and promote the interests of our members.

Don't sit on the fence - join us today!

Unbiased, impartial practical advice and support from industry experts – and the NFFF is fully insured so your business is protected.

  • Business start-up - Thinking of buying a fish and chip shop?  - we’re here to help
  • Business issues - From perfect chips to business rates – we can advise and support you
  • Business improvement - From product improvement to business expansion – we’ve got you covered.
  • Practical advice and support for all issues fish and chip related

We’ll give you a confidential telephone line number for as much legal advice as you need from a qualified specialist 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The Legal Advice line covers any employment issue affecting your fish and chip business during your membership:

  • Recruitment
  • Disputes with employees or ex-employees
  • Dealing with discrimination
  • Employer’s responsibilities
  • Redundancy assistance
  • Holiday pay
  • Dismissal
  • Employment compensation awards

We understand training is crucial for you to further develop your business. The NFFF are delighted to offer exclusive member training rates:

  • Discount on any bookings made for the ‘Complete Guide to Fish and Chips Shop Management – Three-day training course’.
  • Discount on any bookings made for the ‘Practical Guide to Fish Frying – One-day training course’.
  • Discount on any bookings made for the ‘In-shop Training Course’.
  • Low Cost Level 2 Food Hygiene Qualification
  • Low Cost level 2 Health & Safety Qualification
  • Low Cost Level 2 Allergens Awareness Qualification
  • Low Cost Level 2 HACCP Qualification
  • Chip Champ micro course at competitive price
  • Discounted Fish Frying Skills Qualifications

Any issue relating to UK and EU law affecting your fish and chip business during your membership:

  • Property disputes
  • Health and safety investigations
  • Work related injury

Telephone helpline service in respect of any UK tax matter from a qualified specialist (weekdays service):

  • An enquiry into members tax affairs or personal tax of directors by HMRC
  • Formal enquiry into business tax
  • Dispute relating to HMRC regulations
  • VAT enquiry

If your business is affected by a property dispute:

  • Specialist advice to help protect your business and your property.
  • Where an incident which causes or could cause physical damage to the buildings.
  • Health & Safety at Work  - For guidance, information, and advice on Health and Safety Law, protecting your staff, your customers and your business.
  • Food Safety Act 1990 - Guidance on environmental regulations for all businesses involved in selling food and buying with a view to sell, supplying food, consigning or delivering it, and in preparing, presenting, labeling, storing, transporting food.

Follow the specialist advice and you have legal expenses protection:

  • Employment disputes, compensation awards, restrictive covenants
  • Tax disputes
  • Property
  • Legal defense for criminal investigation relating to business
  • Compliance and regulation
  • Statutory license appeals
  • Loss of earnings
  • Personal injury
  • HMRC enquiry into personal tax affairs
  • Jury service
  • Court attendance
  • Squatters evictions

All legal expenses claims are subject to terms and conditions and only cover events that occur during the term of the membership and relate to a member’s fish and chip business.

From employment contracts and staff handbooks to partnership agreements. Dip in and out of this online service as much as you need, anytime of the day or night

  • Employment – application forms, contracts, staff handbook
  • Health & Safety policy documents
  • Property disputes
  • Debt collection

Your industry magazine produced by fish friers, for fish friers – the industry’s favourite journal since 1925.  Eight issues across the year packed full of stories from across the fish and chip industry.

  • Members experiences shared
  • Industry news updates
  • Commodity prices
  • Training updates
  • Competitions and promotions

Sign up to our membership update email alerts

  • Legislation and regulatory updates
  • New products and service launches
  • New membership discount offers and promotions
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Why miss out on exclusive benefits which can help and support your business. The NFFF membership scheme is set up to both protect and promote you.

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so many benefits to being an nfff member, friendly helpful people

Arron Cole, Saltys Fish and Chips

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