Welcome to the CPA

The UK plant-hire industry is the best established and most professional in the world, and is worth over £5 billion to the UK economy. The Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) is the leading trade association for this sector in the UK and CPA Members supply over 85% of hired plant to the construction industry.

Established for over 80 years, the CPA has circa 1,900 members and administered by permanent, experienced staff working from the Association's headquarters in London. The Association is governed by a Council of Members, who represent plant-hire companies of all types and sizes throughout the country.