Association of Play Industries (API)
The lead trade body representing manufacturers of
playground equipment and safer surfacing.
British Toy and Hobby Association (BTHA)
Represents the interests of toy manufacturers in the
A national organisation promoting play and out-of-school
care facilities for all children.
Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS)
Department for Education (DfE)
Kids National Development Division
Promotes inclusive play for disabled children through research,
publications and advice.
Learning Through Landscapes
A national charity which aims to help schools
improve their grounds for the benefit of children.
A campaigning organisation which supports out-of-school
play services across the capital.
Play England campaigns for all children and young people
to have the freedom and space to play throughout childhood.
Play Providers Association (PPA)
The trade association which aims to promote, develop and protect
the interests of all businesses engaged in providing enclosed play
The lead organisation for children's play in Scotland.
The national organisation for children's play in
Playday a national campaign and annual celebration of children's
right to play, coordinated by Play England, working in partnership
with Play Wales, Play Scotland and Playboard Northern
Skillsactive works across the UK leading the development
of playwork education and training.
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