Become a member of PIF

Driven by the belief that consumers should be confident in the security of prepaid products and the money that is stored on their behalf, PIF advocates for policies and standards that protect and enhance the use of prepaid solutions.

We do this to the benefit of our members, their customers and users of prepaid products and solutions.

By becoming a member of PIF you will be part of a diverse and proactive community of individuals and organisations committed to delivering high standards from the industry.

Working for you, not for profit

PIF is governed by a member-based Board of industry representatives from across the prepaid sector. This ensures that PIF is always run for the benefit of its members, supporting you and your business through events, education and representation.

PIF offers a host of membership benefits to organisations seeking a non-partisan, member-driven framework that helps them to tackle industry challenges and exploit the opportunities that lie ahead.

Membership Benefits

Representation:

PIF membership is a highly effective way to stay abreast of developing legislation. We engage with regulators, government departments and policy makers and work proactively to represent the interests of our members at all stages of the regulatory and legislative process.

PIF provides clarity and guidance and uses rigorous evidence to help bring about appropriate regulation. Led by a team of legal experts our regulatory working groups offer an effective mechanism for consulting members and provide informed perspectives on issues affecting the industry.

Public Relations and Public Affairs:

PIF membership is an excellent way for members to increase their visibility in an increasingly competitive market. We promote a positive image of the prepaid sector to consumer bodies and the media and act as a focal point for media enquiries.

PIF ensures that members capitalise on our proactive PR campaigns and highlights their products and services in articles promoting the sector. Our public affairs and public relations committee offers a valuable means for members to promote their business as well as being a trusted and influential platform for industry representation.

Connections:

PIF membership offers a wide range of opportunities to develop connections with organisations at the heart of the prepaid sector, with the added credibility of being a member of PIF. With a growing membership base, we are building an increasingly diverse and proactive group of businesses seeking opportunities for new business and partnerships.

Whether you are an established player, or just starting to explore the world of prepaid PIF helps bridge gaps with targeted networking at our year-round programme of meetings, briefings and events.

Codes of Conduct and Best Practice:

PIF operates codes of conduct that help members to demonstrate good practice with their customers. We identify what standards the sector needs and propose codes of best practice in consultation with members. The PIF Code of Conduct identifies your organisation as a business committed to delivering high standards from the industry.

Training and Education:

PIF membership is an effective way for staff throughout member organisations to receive a working understanding of the prepaid sector. Our training workshops focus on a wide range of topics, from managing a prepaid programme to the rules and regulations that govern the sector.

Led by seasoned industry professionals with years of practical know-how, our training programmes provide forward-thinking content to keep members at the forefront of this diverse and evolving payment sector.

Governance:

PIF is a not-for-profit, member-driven organisation. This means that each member has their say in how PIF serves its members and the sector as a whole. All members of PIF are eligible to stand for election to the PIF Board of Directors, providing a unique opportunity to influence and drive the strategic direction of PIF.

Become a Member:

For further information on membership benefits and annual fees, please contact:

Diane Brocklebank
Commercial Director
T: +44 (0) 7736 971986
E: diane.brocklebank@prepaidforum.org

We have been members of PIF for three years. We find the membership is an invaluable asset to our business, providing networking opportunities with fellow industry players and participation in moving our industry forward.

One4all Group

I found the event very informative. I liked the set-up and the atmosphere, it was a great opportunity to meet some of my partners. One of the best conference days I have attended.

Raphaels Bank

Not only does PIF provide high-level networking opportunities, its legal and regulatory guidance is superb.

Bryan Cave LLP

I thought the workshop was brilliant. I learnt so much and found it extremely interesting.

Grass Roots Group