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What do I get?

TGG Promotion

Member Register

Your details will be included in our Member Register - the only directory of qualified gardeners in the UK.

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Vehicle Sticker

A high quality member logo vehicle sticker (175mm x 185mm). The member logo is displayed and promoted by qualified gardeners nationwide.

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Member Logo

Download the member logo to use on your website, stationary and marketing promotions.

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TGG Business and Legal Advice Line

Dedicated business advice line giving members free advice from experts.

Legal advice

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Health and Safety advice

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HR / Employee advice

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Tax advice

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VAT advice

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TGG Document Templates

Hundreds of free document templates including compliance check sheets, risk assessments etc from our legal partners.

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Maintenance Contract / Terms of Business template created by our own solicitors. Plus 50 other document templates created specifically for gardeners.

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TGG Legislation Updates

Our monthly e-newsletter keeps you up-to-date on changes in legislation and other news relevant to your business. We receive updates direct from Government and our legal partners.

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TGG Members' Area

24/7 online access to information about member services.

Members' Forum

Our member forum is private and can only be accessed by qualified gardeners like you. It is a business forum with over 3000 discussions for advice, support, tool recommendations and much more....all from other qualified professionals (and away from public view). Now includes business development articles for a Consultancy service and our New Starter Guide for those just starting out.

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Member Surveys and Polls

Our anonymous member census helps to identify business performance trends among qualified gardeners. Members find this information useful when writing a business plan or when applying for a grant. Also regular topical Quick Polls. Questions such as - do you service your own tools?

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Selected CPD Events Directory

A directory of industry events that are likely to be of interest to professional gardeners as part of their continual professional development. These include professional courses, talks, demonstrations, training, garden shows, exhibitions, open days and garden tours. All such events are opportunities for members to meet up. Some events are free but most are externally managed, have limited spaces and charge attendance fees.

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TGG Discounts

Business Insurance

Up to 15% off the premium per policy/per year and NO admin fees via specialist insurers Trust Insurance. Includes all commercial insurance; van insurance, public liability and employers liability insurance. Trust Insurance are also recommended by the Forestry Contractors Association (FCA). £5 million of Public Liability Protection from as little as £58.80 a year.*

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Accounting Software

20% discount on FreeAgent award-winning online bookkeeping and accounting system specifically designed to meet the needs of small businesses. UPDATE: Trial offer! 20% OFF accounting software + 1 Month free +
6 months half price!

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Healthcare Insurance

Gain access to exclusive HMCA Healthcare plans. These plans are only available to members of affinity groups. Health plans include: income protection, life insurance, personal accident cover, private healthcare, dental plan, travel insurance and a hospital cash plan. We are also connected to a national firm of independent advisers should you need more complex financial planning i.e. pensions, mortgages etc.

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Gardening Tools and Supplies

Special trade rates from Tudor Environmental - The UK's one stop shop for professional garden maintenance supplies. Huge range, quality products and special price rates for TGG members.

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Work Trousers

TGG members get 15% off Genus Performance GardenWear trousers and accessories.

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TGG Shop

Buy DBS/CRB checks, right to work checks, employee driving license checks etc via our legal partners.

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Buy practical vehicle stickers

TGG stickers

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* Accurate as of 22/01/2018. Excludes tree surgery.