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Welcome to UK Gift Card & Voucher Association


The UK Gift Card & Voucher Association is a membership organisation and trade body for gift cards and gift vouchers. The association represents the key players in the industry, in a market which has attained double digit growth over the past 5 years, estimated to be worth over £5.6bn per year.

Established in 1991, the primary role of the association is to keep members up-to-date with trends within the marketplace & legislation; create opportunities for business development & networking; and to drive the overall Gift Card and Voucher industry in the UK.

The UKGCVA is…

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There are many benefits to becoming a member of UK Gift Card & Voucher Association. Membership is open to issuers of vouchers and gift cards as well as those companies offering a service to the industry.

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Keeping up-to-date with the changes and innovation in the rapidly moving market can be difficult.  The UK Gift Card & Voucher Association brings together members for networking, learning and sharing best practice.

Down’s Syndrome Association (@DSAInfo) was chosen by members as this years UKGCVA conference charity.  We have decided to support the important work they do for the whole year, so please give generously by clicking on this link  making a donation. To find out more about the WorkFit programme, connecting employers and employees with Down’s Syndrome and how your organization can be involved please visit

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On 7th & 8th March 2018 the UKGCVA once again will be bringing you the gift card industry event of the year.


Taking place at Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, 45 Prescot Street, London E1 8GP, the conference has been extended to two days - Day One starting at 2 pm. Watch this space for updates and announcements on speakers and panellists.


Gift cards have enjoyed a significant rise in popularity over the last decade, and with continued innovation and growth forecast, this is only set to continue.


Conference 2018 will explore every aspect of the gift card industry – from gifting and loyalty to reward and recognition. In a world where on-demand services are the norm, understanding how the industry can both complement and compete with other products and markets while ensuring it is prepared for future innovations, is a top priority.


Now extended to a two-day event, the Conference 2018 will establish a platform to discuss the key issues affecting every sector – from B2B, B2C, digital, physical and beyond, as well as provide an opportunity for networking.

If you are interested in sponsorship, exhibition, partnership or advertising opportunities, please email This year we have introduced new packages, which include Innovation Sponsor, Breakfast Sponsor, Pop-up Exhibitor and brochure and LED wall advertising.

We look forward to welcoming you to the UKGCVA Conference 2018.