Who we are

We are the national body for social enterprise - business with a social or environmental mission.

UK Social Enterprise Awards 2017 - Applications now open!

Find out how to apply for this years' UK Social Enterprise Awards, including guidelines and eligibility criteria for each of the categories for 2017.


Author: Kate Murray

Buy Social

Buy Social is SEUK’s flagship campaign that aims to build markets for social enterprises. It challenges all of us to think about where we buy our goods and services from, and the social impact of our purchasing decisions.


Author: Shehan Perera

SEUK Members

We have members all over the UK as well as in various parts of the world. You can view all our members on a map as well as searching for particular organisations and locations.


Author: Emily Karran

Join us

Our membership is a network that includes all the leading lights of the UK social enterprise movement from community organisations to consumer products. Join us and help us shape our movement.



Partner with us

We currently partner with organisations as diverse as Johnson & Johnson, NHS England and the World Bank but are always keen to explore new relationships – we would be delighted to hear from you.



Latest news

  • FRANK Water goes single-use plastic free and launches #PledgeToRefill campaign

    Safe water charity and social enterprise FRANK Water has ended all production of its bottled spring water in single-use plastic bottles. It is the first UK bottled water company to end single-use plastic bottle production and switch to 100% environmentally sustainable solutions. Read more

  • HCT Group launches first Jersey Social Impact Report

    HCT Group, the leading transport social enterprise, has released its first social impact report for its Jersey operation, LibertyBus. Read more

  • Cafédirect aquires London Tea Company from Finlay Beverages Limited

    Cafédirect plc (“Cafédirect”) has agreed, the purchase of The London Tea Company Limited (London Tea) from Finlay Beverages Limited. The acquisition of London Tea by Cafédirect adds a high quality range of 100% Fairtrade fruit, herbal and black teas, complimenting their existing portfolio of Cafédirect branded coffee, tea and hot chocolate products. Read more

Press Releases

Upcoming Events

  • Social Value Academy: Manchester 6th July

    An intensive one day training masterclass in social value for those working in commissioning, procurement, and as providers of goods and services across the private, public and social sectors. Read more