The IBA IBA - VDE approved fully insulated modern hand tools IBA - indoor and outdoor heating solutions for multiple applications IBA - range of modern finishes for any wiring accessory requirements IBA - efficent low voltage lamps to keep your customers smiling IBA - instant electric showers to enhance any home IBA - circuit protection for domestic and commercial buildings IBA - security products to keep homes and businesses safe The Independent Buyers Association (IBA) established in 1993, is one of the most respected and successful buying groups in the UK combining the purchasing power of more than 80 Electrical Wholesalers to provide cost effective buying with substantial rebates and mutual support





15-16 Mar 17     

15th March - IBA Networking Dinner with Suppliers

16th March - IBA AGM followed by Trade Show

Forest Pines Hotel, Brigg, Lincolnshire.


14 – 21 Apr 17

Easter Conference at Bahia Costa Adeje, Tenerife, Spain.


6 - 7 Jun 17

6th June - IBA Golf Tournament (All Day) & Networking Dinner with Suppliers.

7th June - IBA Meeting

Marriott Worsley Park, Manchester


14 Sep 17

IBA Meeting followed by Trade Show and Gala Dinner at Marriott Forest of Arden, Birmingham


8 Dec 17      

IBA Meeting followed by Dinner & Dance at Doubletree by Hilton, Chester



7 Feb 17

Scolmore, Tamworth

15 Mar 17

Forest Pines Hotel, Brigg, Lincolnshire

4 Apr 17

ML Accessories, Dunstable

9 May 17

Electrium, Wythenshaw, Manchester - TBC

7 Jun 17

Marriott Worsley Park, Manchester

11 Jul 17

ASD, Rotherham

13 Sep 17

IBA Venue - Marriott Forest of Arden, Birmingham

10 Oct 17

Hager, Telford

14 Nov 17

Integral, London

8 Dec 17

IBA Venue - Doubletree by Hilton, Chester

Updated 26 October 2016

Become a Member

If you are looking at ways to improve your sales and profits, then the IBA Buying Group can provide you with the following ways to help:

  • Access more Direct Accounts with manufacturers
  • Preferential discounts and payment terms
  • Excellent benefits
  • Catalogue and Trade Shows
  • Constant promotional activity

Become an IBA Member

Members List

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List of all Members (.pdf)

Become a Supplier

If you are looking to grow your business in the Independent sector, then the IBA Buying Group could be the route for you. We offer:

  • Nearly 100 branches nationwide
  • True support from a buying group run by its Members
  • Trade Shows and Catalogue opportunities
  • Excellent promotional opportunities

Become an IBA Supplier

Suppliers List

Download a List of all our Suppliers

List of all Suppliers (.pdf)