Useful Links

Confor: Confor is a members' organisation, funded by and accountable to people and businesses who own forests and who work in forestry or with wood and forest products.

Forestry Industry Safety Accord (FISA): Representatives from the leading industry organisations joined together to form the Forest Industry Safety Accord (FISA) which sets out the industry commitment agreed by each organisation to raise the standard of health, safety and welfare in the workplace.

Forestry Commission: The government department responsible for the protection and expansion of Britain's forests and woodlands.

Forestry Commission Scotland: Forestry Commission Scotland advises and implements forestry policy to protect and expand Scotland's forests and to increase their value to society and the environment.

Forestry Contracting Association:The Forestry Contracting Association (FCA) is the leading trade association within UK forestry and wood related industries.

Institute of Chartered Foresters: The Institute is the Royal Chartered body for foresters and arboriculturists in the UK.

Natural Resources Wales: Natural Resources Wales (NRW) is the largest Welsh Government Sponsored body. Formed in 2013, NRW largely took over the functions of the Countryside Council for Wales, Forestry Commission Wales and the Environment Agency in Wales.

Royal Forestry Society: The RFS is the largest and longest established education charity promoting the wise management of woods in England Wales, and Northern Ireland. Their mission is to inspire passion and excellence in woodland management.

Royal Scottish Forestry Society: A charity devoted to the advancement of forestry in all its branches.

Timber Transport Forum: The Timber Transport Forum was established in February 2000 to provide a mechanism for sharing ideas and best practice on timber haulage issues.