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We advocate for policies and funding that benefit the entire cycling community.
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We support the cycle industry to become ever more environmentally sustainable.
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Independently and with our allies, the BA is an effective voice for the industry at the highest political level, ensuring member business interests are represented.
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Market Data Service
Market Data Service
Our Market Data service offers accurate, timely and highly detailed market data for BA members of all sizes from IBD to multinational. This groundbreaking service reports retail sales, covering bikes, parts, accessories and services.Learn more
The Trade Network is a way for independent bike dealers to have their say in our advocacy work; represent their interests with Government; get free access to accurate market data for the first time; and gain access to game-changing, not-for-profit, services.Learn more
Advocacy is the most important part of what the Bicycle Association does, but what do we mean by advocacy? In the latest episode in […]
Free BA Guides offer wider industry and public definitive guidance on Brexit, Cycle to Work, e-bikes and more The Bicycle Association (BA) today launched […]
Bicycle Association members have today received the trade body’s latest analysis of HMRC import and export data, a quarterly 15-page report examining trends in […]
BA’s Market Data Service reports continued boom in demand for cycling products in 2021 Sales for first half of the year up 52% compared […]
Businesses across the UK cycling industry are being urged to participate in the first Cycle Industry Census – a landmark poll run by the […]
The Bicycle Association and Cycle Rail Working Group have published a new UK quality and security standard for public cycle parking The Bicycle Association […]
25 May 2021 Bicycle Association statement: UK bicycle supply in 2021 Since April 2020, in the UK there has been a remarkable and rapid […]
Bicycle Association also reports £1 billion UK cycling market growth 21 April 2021: The Bicycle Association (BA), the national trade association for the UK […]
Funding is crucial step in helping more families to cycle confidently 9 April 2021–The Bicycle Association (BA) welcomes the news that Bikeability training has […]
The draft text of a new UK cycle parking standard is now available for stakeholder comment. The standard is intended to enable people purchasing, […]
The Bicycle Association this morning provided early analysis to its member companies of the UK trade figures for January 2021, which were released by […]