British Isles Grooming Association

BIGA is the British Isles Grooming Association, a not-for-profit trade association and community support network, created by groomers, for groomers.

Our online membership is only £50 Per Year and comes with lots off benefits and opportunities for professional groomers and people in the trade. 

We are associate members of the Canine and Feline Sector Group (CFSG) which advises government directly about proposed guidelines and policy formation for professional groomers.

As a member of BIGA, you have the chance to make your voice heard in any proposed regulation that will directly affect your business, your livelihood and the everyday ways you work.

Our number one priority is the highest possible standards in animal welfare. Be a part of something BIGA.

Join BIGA Today !

  • Who are BIGA?


    BIGA business members enjoy the following benefits: 

  • FREE access to the BIGA Show - with loads of demos, seminars, town hall and more
  • Quarterly E Newsletters with updates on Industry News, with forthcoming Educational Events, Professional chatter and much more....
  • Customer Reassurance: You get a BIGA window sticker
  • Customer Reassurance: You get a BIGA member certificate
  • Your never on your own with our                           Member Professional Advisors:
  • Vet
  • Accountant
  • Business Advisor
  • Groomer
  • Behaviourist
  • HR expert
  • Recommended Grooming Tutorials
  • Recommended Industry Podcasts
  • Shared Resources and access to a member website with free downloadable documents like a customer registration template or customer consent form, created by other members for members.
  • Be part of a truly grassroots knowledge-sharing community
  • All-inclusive association that supports all the main qualification pathways 
  • Up to six members per business membership - that's just £8.33 per staff member if you use all six, for the whole year!
  • Selected supplier discounts which will more than cover your yearly membership
  • Your concerns and feedback - your VOICE in the industry We are associate members of the Canine and Feline Sector Group - which advises government about licensing  / regulation )

  • Free student sign ups for schools to offer

  • MORE... coming soon

Your Membership Money  supports the

British Isles Grooming Association

So Grooming Professionals  have a voice

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BIGA's 'Mission Statement'

An independent not-for-profit trade association run by members to benefit and support business and fellow members, raise standards and support the industry as a whole, promote awareness of the benefits of grooming to the general public and affiliated pet care professionals.

Take a look at our Core Values

We would love to hear from you ! Send us an email:

Membership enquiries, please email 

5 reasons to join BIGA today!

- Have your say within the industry.

- Free access to The BIGA Show (pre-register online)  

- Stay up to date on all the industry news and events!

- Exclusive member discounts

Want even more reasons to join? click here!

BIGA is taking off! Are you getting on board?

This is YOUR association and we'd love for YOU to get involved. We are all co-pilots, cabin crew and fellow passengers. It's up to you. We'd love to have you on board -  the sky's the limit so let's fly together.

CLICK HERE to sign up!! 

The British Isles Grooming Association (BIGA)

A Not-for-Profit Trade Association and Community Support Network

 Registered at St. George’s House, 14 George Street, Huntingdon, Cambs. PE29 3GH. Reg. No. 10085801

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