By maintaining affiliations with wider business groups and manufacturing networks, NDMA is able to take part in regional and national campaigns.

These connections help to provide members with access to resources and funding, as well as enabling us to have a voice on the world stage.

Some of the groups that NDMA provides access to include:

Make UK

Members benefit from affiliate Make UK membership! A great range of resources is available, including:

  • Access to first class information and insight
  • Eligibility to take part in Make UK policy surveys
  • Access to exclusive discount via our Advantages programme
  • Participation in selected Make UK events
  • Use of Make UK’s LEAN benchmarking tool
  • Access to Make UK’s webinars and podcasts
  • Support for Apprenticeships

South West Manufacturing Network

A combined voice for manufacturing throughout the South West, with representatives from Plymouth Manufacturing Group (PMG), Cornwall Manufacturing Group (CMG) and SWMAS.