The NHF is the UK’s largest trade association for hairdressing, barbering and beauty salon owners. 

Our aim is to help members build successful, profitable and sustainable businesses.  We do that by providing membership services including 24/7 access to free employment law advice, free employment contracts, Apprenticeship contracts and chair renting agreements, a packed programme of events, competitions and artistic activities, discounts and savings as well as campaigning on issues which affect our members and their businesses such as the National Minimum Wage, the high street, tax and VAT, Apprenticeship standards and funding. 

Your membership package includes a wide range of support that can save you money, help you run your business more efficiently and cut through red tape and bureaucracy. With access to a range of benefits, including services, products, advice and information that help you to develop your business, including access to a free legal helpline, salon insurance, discounted rates on PPL Licences to name but a few.

Our legal lifeline alone could save you thousands of pounds by giving you 24/7 access to the top legal experts to support you with everything from costly employment tribunals to VAT or tax investigations.

On a lighter note, we bring salon owners together to network and share ideas as well as organise a range of prestigious competitions – giving you the platform to showcase your talents.

NHF membership is more than just a certificate on your salon wall. We’re the business champions of the hair and beauty industry.

For a full and comprehensive list of all benefits, visit the benefits section.

We look forward to adding your voice to ours!