Children’s Play Safety Forum
The Play Safety Forum (‘PSF’), formed in 1993, exists to consider and promote the well-being of children and young people through ensuring a balance between safety, risk and challenge in respect of play and leisure provision.
Fields In Trust (FIT) – formally NPFA
Fields in Trust (FIT) is the only independent UK wide organisation dedicated to protecting and improving outdoor sports and play spaces and facilities.
Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
The Health and Safety Commission is responsible for health and safety regulation in Great Britain. The Health and Safety Executive and local government are the enforcing authorities who work in support of the Commission.
International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association
Represents and promotes an open market for manufacturers of playground equipment and surfacing. IPEMA is a non-profit, membership, trade association and also provides a third party Product Certification services for US and Canadian public play equipment.
London Play’s aim is for every child in London to have high quality, accessible & inclusive play opportunities.London Play supports & co-ordinates out-of-school play services across the capital, and campaigns for all London children’s right to play.
National Children’s Bureau (NCB)
Founded in 1963, NCB is a charitable organisation that acts as an umbrella body for organisations working with children and young people in England & Northern Ireland.
Play England aims for all children and young people in England to have regular access to and opportunity for free, inclusive, local play provision and play space.
Play Scotland works to promote the importance of play for all children and young people, and campaigns to created increased play opportunities in the community. Play Scotland are working towards making the child’s right to play a reality in Scotland.
The national organisation for play in Wales. Provides advice, support and guidance with an interest in children’s play in Wales.
Register of Play Inspectors (RPII)
The RPII is the first Euoropean Register for Inspectors involved with children’s play provision and safety for those wishing to pursue a career in this area of work.
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA)
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents is a registered charity established over 80 years ago and aims to campaign for change, influence opinion, contribute to debate, educate and inform – for the good of all.
Skills Active SkillsActive is the Sector Skills Council for Active Leisure, Learning and Well-being working with the sport, fitness, playwork, the outdoors and caravan sub-sectors.
The Play Providers Association (PPA)
The PPA is a trade association launched under the umbrella of Federation of Sports and Play Associations which aims to promote, develop and protect the interests of all businesses engaged in providing enclosed play facilities.