BDA Executive Information

Founded in 1936, the BDA is a professional body and Trade Union (affiliated to the Trades Union Congress).

It is a company limited by guarantee and holds an Annual General Meeting every year. It is member led and elects a Council of management to provide strategic direction to the organisation. Council members are company directors and oversee the work of both members and staff.

The BDA employs around 24 members of staff in a variety of roles, to deliver its strategic and work plans. With its head office in Birmingham, the Association covers activity across all four UK countries.