The key issues we discuss at our regional meetings include dealer/manufacturer relationships, New and used vehicle markets, finance and insurance issues, HR and employment, with a focus on Drive My Career, consumer legislation as well as regulatory issues, and aftersales.

The dates and venues for the next regional dealer meetings are:

  • Southern - Hilton, Cobham - Tuesday 19 March
  • NFDA Commercial Vehicle Committee - London - Thursday 21 March
  • Northern - Park Royal Hotel, Warrington - Tuesday 26 March
  • Southwestern - Holiday Inn, Bristol - Thursday 28 March


11 May 2019, The Grove Resort, Hertfordshire

The NFDA Spring Ball 2019 will be taking place on Saturday 11 May at the Grove Resort, Hertfordshire. To book your place please contact, more details will follow!


21 May 2019, Ricoh Arena, Coventry

Assembling key stakeholders in automotive retail, as well as economic and business experts, the congress will prepare you for the future. To find more information and register your interest, please visit

CDX 2019

12 June 2019, International Exhibition & Conference Centre, Farnborough

CDX gathers key industry suppliers and experts to show their latest products and deliver best-practice workshops and seminars.

For more information, visit

AM LIVE 2019

7 November 2019, Birmingham NEC

Automotive Management LIVE enables visitors to connect with the full range of suppliers to motor retail, learn and share industry best practice, and discuss how to prepare for the future of motor retail

Register free at