Welcome to the API

The API is the lead trade body within the play sector representing the interests of manufacturers, installers, designers and distributors of both indoor and outdoor children's play equipment and play area surfacing. 

API members offer a wealth of experience supplying play provision and design, creating environments that deliver visible challenge and risk within well-developed safety standards.

The API operates under the umbrella of the Federation of Sport and Play Associations (FSPA); the national trade body responsible for representing 14 associations within the UK's sport and play industries. 

Please note:  A company stating that they are ‘Founder members of the API’ does not mean they are Members! Ask to see their current 'membership certificate - double check online or call the API office directly for confirmation.