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NABAS is the original and credible trade association for the balloon and party industry in the UK, representing balloon and event decorators, retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers. Its members also include suppliers of balloon and party related services, venue decorators, cake decorators, face painting, event accessories, inflators and balloon gas.

The association acts as the voice for the party and events industry, providing a comprehensive source of information and education for all industry concerns. Key objectives include supporting quality training, promoting good environmental practice, keeping members up to date with industry developments and trends. Joining the Association demonstrates a commitment to maintaining the high standards of good practice. As well as keeping you in touch with industry events and people, membership will give you a competitive edge over other businesses without professional endorsement.

Being a member of NABAS provides your business with a host of benefits as well as demonstrating to customers the professionalism to use within your business.


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Insurance Built-in

NABAS membership comes complete with one of the most comprehensive insurance policies on the market. Underwritten by Hiscox, the scheme provides a comprehensive liability insurance package to cover Professional Indemnity, Public Liability, Products Liability, Employers Liability, Legal Expenses and Crisis Containment. The policy also includes a free 24/7 Commercial Assistance and Legal Advice Helpline to provide advice on issues such as: Employment, Prosecutions, Discrimination in the workplace, Health & safety, European law and Hiscox Insurance.

The strength of the NABAS policy is not simply the provision of a comprehensive liability insurance solution for members, it is the pedigree of the insurer Hiscox an A-Rated Insurer established for over 100 years combined with the managing broker Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions with over  20 years  involvement in the industry.

Our focus has always been on the continual evolution of cover ensuring that we maintain one of the widest list of insurer approved activities in the market. This provide members with peace of mind, as well as greater opportunities to widen and increase their income streams.


The NABAS insurance scheme offers the following comprehensive liability insurance package:

The existing policy currently includes the following covers:

Professional Indemnity – £100,000

Public Liability – £10,000,000

Products Liability – £10,000,000

Employers Liability – £10,000,000

Legal Expenses – £100,000

Crisis Containment – £25,000


Training Programme

A primary aim of NABAS has always been to ensure independent training, where learners receive detailed, balanced information, as well as an introduction to a full range of products from various manufacturers. Updated and improved for 2020, our training programme puts the needs of our learners first and provides a meaningful certificate from an approved and recognised Trade Association.

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Join the UK’s leading Balloon and Party Association

01787 221026

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