Join CHAP to benefit from our growing network

CHAP membership is available to all, from new start-ups to established organisations. To support your agri-tech business, we aim to bring people together to promote networking and sharing ideas, act as a catalyst for interactions and initiate the development of project ideas. Our mission is to better understand the challenges facing the industry and support our members to find solutions to help grow their business.

Members receive:

  • Access to dedicated CHAP contact

All members will have a dedicated CHAP contact who will become familiar with your business. The CHAP contact offers members a direct route into the sector, through our resources, experts in the industry and by brokering introductions to other businesses via the CHAP partner network.

  • Member promotion

CHAP can promote and raise awareness of your business through our member and partner networks, our Members’ newsletter, the CHAP website, the member directory and via social media – think of us as an extension to your marketing team!

  • Grant support

CHAP experts offer advice and support, recommend and sign-post funding calls, broker partnerships and build consortiums within our network.

  • Access to the CHAP members portal

Extend your industry contacts, share ideas and access the latest industry news helping you to stay ahead of the field.

  • Special deals at our events

Reduced delegate rates at CHAP events including international events and trade missions.


Current member discounts and offers

Burleigh Dodds Science

CHAP Members can now benefit from discounted access to the Burleigh Dodds Science (BDS) Database. In addition, new members can trial the database free for a month by following this link…

BDS provides an online resource of over 1800 reviews of the latest and key research in agricultural science, covering crops, livestock and forestry, specialising in topics such as Conservation Agriculture, soil health, horticulture, cereals and IPM.

For more information on the BDS Database, or your free trial, contact matthew.briggs@chap-solutions.co.uk 


Keltie LLP IP Offer

CHAP members Keltie LLP offer CHAP members a free, no obligation review of protecting your organisations intellectual property (IP). Covering what you can achieve with your IP, most cost-effectively route to support your commercial plans and international impact.

To book your free review please email – matthew.briggs@chap-solutions.co.uk


CHAP’s annual membership fees are tiered according to the size of the member organisation, as outlined below:


    • Micro; 1-3 employees – £250 (+VAT)
    • Small; 4 – 50 employees – £400 (+VAT)
    • Medium; 51 – 99 employees – £800 (+VAT)
    • Large; 100+ employees – £1,500 (+VAT)

International members are charged a flat fee of £300 (irrelevant of size)

Did you know you may be able to claim tax relief for your job expenses for professional fees and membership? Find out more here…


If you have any questions about becoming a member or the process of signing-up please complete the form below.