Halfords Autocentres Ltd joins NTDA

In what has already been a record year for new tyre retail member recruitment, the NTDA has, today, announced that Halfords Autocentres has joined the Association bringing all of its 358 branches into the NTDA network. NTDA Chief Executive Stefan Hay said: “This is...

Michelin to sponsor 2021 TRA Responsible Recycler Scheme Award

Michelin Tyre PLC, which has already committed to switching to 100% renewable, recycled and bio-based materials for its tyres by 2050, is to sponsor the inaugural Responsible Recycler Scheme (RRS) Member of the Year Award. The NTDA’s Chief Executive Stefan Hay said:...

NTDA’s Responsible Repairer Group attracts new members to Association

The National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA), having only announced the launch of its Responsible Repairer Group, (RRG) on the 23rd of March, is already reporting that several leading players in the major tyre repair sector have joined the Association. Midland...

2021 Tyre Industry Awards “will definitely go ahead” says NTDA Chief Executive

The 2021 Tyre Industry Awards are now open for entry to all NTDA and TRA members. The Awards are scheduled to be presented to the winners at a ceremony sponsored by Sailun at the NTDA Annual Dinner due to take place on the evening of Thursday 7th October 2021 at the...

NTDA to launch Responsible Repairer Group

The National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA) has announced that it is launching a new Responsible Repairer Group for companies providing major repairs for TBR, OTR, Agricultural and Plant & Equipment tyres. From 1989 until 2009, the NTDA ran an active Tyre Repair...

About NTDA

Founded in 1930, the NTDA is a strongly proactive trade association representing and promoting the interests of the tyre wholesale, distribution, retail and repair sectors of the automotive after-care market.

Every business sector needs strong professional representation and the NTDA fulfils this responsibility on behalf of independent tyre and automotive after-care retailers throughout the UK in a complex, highly competitive and ever-changing operating environment. It also has a thriving supplier and aftermarket membership.

Tyre Industry Conference

The most prestigious event of the year and the key social event of the UK Tyre Industry, this is one event Tyre Industry Professionals can’t afford to miss!

What NTDA Membership Means

Having the right to display the distinctive ’kneeling man’ logo demonstrates that a business operates to the highest professional standards. It’s a sign of reassurance recognised equally by trade customers through to the private motorist.

More than 200 individual companies representing over 2000 tyre retail outlets, automotive after-care centres and associated auto-care aftermarket activities currently enjoy the prestige of displaying that logo and belonging to the NTDA, the UK’s largest and leading tyre trade association.

NTDA Training and Development Services for Technicians


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