The Gift Card & Voucher Association is the trade body & membership organisation, which represents the key players in what is today a £6 billion gift card and stored value solutions market.
With 79 members representing key retailers, issuers and suppliers the GCVA provides an information and reference point for the Gift Card & Voucher industry and is at the forefront of the issues affecting the industry.
Its main objective is to provide a platform and infrastructure for the industry and to raise the profile and use of gift cards within the UK, positively positioning the sector to consumers, businesses, government and other interested parties.
Networking opportunities, events and annual conference
Invaluable insights into the market through regular sharing of research & data
Information sharing platforms to understand the market, its players, new innovations and products
Updates and briefings on all the latest legislation, VAT and regulatory information
Thought leadership and advocacy to positively position the industry with key stakeholders
The voice of the industry maximising PR & media on behalf of our members
Providing a platform for members to reach and engage customers
Aims and Objectives
Represents the interests of the gift card & voucher industry
Promote the concept of gift cards, vouchers and e-gifts
Enhance the standing and raise the profile of the gift card & voucher industry
Maintain and promote communications, networking and social activity between members
Improve awareness of market developments within the gift card & voucher business
Address consumer and legal issues relating to the gift card & voucher industry
Enhance members’ knowledge of issues relating to the production, distribution and redemption of gift cards, vouchers and e-gifts, and to establish standards of best practice.
Carry out market research on behalf of our members to understand the customers and drive the overall Gift Card, vouchers and e-gifts.
The Gift Card & Voucher Association does not aim to influence individual member companies to adopt a majority or general view in an aspect of business practice. The integrity of each member company is a basic premise and remains the responsibility of each participating representative