Our aim is to promote the sharing of knowledge and expertise amongst our members.
The Society represents the interests of the membership in connection with the activities of the high-street, edge and out of town retail markets.
Membership is open to all those whose principal business is the professional, agency, development and investment fields of the retail and leisure market.
The Society shall be run by a Committee
The principal officers of the Committee shall be Chair, Treasurer, Membership Secretary, Social Events Secretary, Sponsorship Officer and Sports Officer.
Each member of the Committee shall continue in office for a period of five years, after which he or she may offer themselves for re-election.
The office of Chair shall continue for a period of three years.
The Society is a non-profit making organisation.
The Committee shall employ external accountants and auditors who shall act on behalf of the Society in all financial matters.
The committee shall conduct the affairs of the Society on behalf of the Membership. Any monies raised by activities shall be used for the funding of membership events or donated to appropriate charitable causes at the Committee’s discretion.