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Memberhip Fees
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Consultant (Flooring) Application
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    Before applying for membership please note:

    1. For full details of membership criteria please read section 4 of 'The Dispute Resolution Service' overview and guidelines document. Consultants will be required to undertake annual CPD as stated in section 4.
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    2. A Consultant wishing to join the Contract Flooring Association must complete this application form and provide a full Curriculum Vitae (CV) for inspection by the CFA Council.
    3. New Consultant members will be expected to have operated in their chosen area of speciality for a minimum of 15 years and have up to date knowledge of the sector. The relevance of this experience will be considered by the CFA Council as part of their application approval.
    4. CFA must be able to obtain positive references.
    5. The CFA charges an application fee of which £150 plus VAT is non-refundable;
    6. Your application will go before the CFA Council for approval under membership criteria outlined in this application form, notes and the definition agreed by the CFA Council.

    Below is the supporting information that MUST accompany this application:

    • An up to date CV
    • A completed CFA activities section

    Section A
    Consultant Details

    Please be as thorough as possible.

    Section B

    We recommend you check with your referees before hand, as some companies refuse to give references.


    Complete the activities list by ticking the activities that apply to your business. This will allow users of the CFA website to search for you.

    Section D

    By submitting an application for membership, you confirm that you have read and understood the declaration as outlined on the application form.

    Note: Applications will only be fully processed upon the payment of the administration fee.
Section A
Consultant Details

* This information is solely for CFA's statistical needs and is neither a membership criteria nor shared in identifiable form with any other party

I wish to be included on the list of consultants for allocation of CFA Disputes

Please include your CV with your application

Allowed file formats pdf : doc : docx - (2MB MaX)
Section B

Please ask your referees first and provide contact name, address (including postcode), telephone number and email address. We will mention that you have applied to join the CFA and ask about your trading record with each company or client. Please ensure you provide a Telephone number or Email, preferably both.




4 (CFA Member)


Please tick the following services that apply to your business

Section C

The company (as per section A) falls within the applicable CFA membership criteria (available upon request) and agrees to be bound by the Association's Code of Conduct and Memorandum and Articles of Association, and to submit to a membership audit periodically. The company accepts that annual membership renewal is automatic, unless three months notice of termination has been given by it, and that membership is not transferable. Should the company not be accepted for membership, there is a right to appeal as set out in the membership criteria. Any application is accepted from a company on the basis that the decision of the CFA is final. Reapplications are permitted.

The Association may send you information electronically from time to time, including notices of meetings. You agree that the sending of e-mails to the address provided on this form will constitute good notice in connection with any matter relating to the Association.

I confirm I have read and understood the above, have provided accurate information throughout this form and am authorised to apply for CFA membership on behalf of the company.

Please let us know where you heard about the CFA

Note: On receipt of approval of your application you will be need to send copies of the following documents to the CFA office within eight weeks:


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