About ALP


Established in 2004 at the instigation of the UK government, ALP is a specialist trade association promoting responsible recruitment and good practice for organisations that supply the workforce to the food processing, agricultural and wider consumer goods supply chain.

The ALP influences government and regulatory policy and provides a range of very useful information and services to its members.

Our objective is for The provision of temporary labour to the UK consumer goods supply chain to be a model of good practice”, achieved through our six work and policy strands:

  • Raising Standards
  • Promoting Growth
  • Responsibility to workers
  • Sustainable Supply
  • Proportionate Regulation
  • Sector Support 

Member Comments

“We would recommend ALP membership to all new businesses”


Director, Blue Mountain Recruitment Ltd, Labour Provider

“We regard the ALP as the best resource for all GLAA and employment issues”

, Pro-Force Ltd, Labour Provider

“ALP monthly newsletters are distributed throughout our business to ensure our staff are at the forefront of knowledge regarding the key issues affecting both us and our clients.”

Managing Director
Staffline Group PLC, Labour Provider