Timber Industries APPG

In February 2016 parlamentarians set up an All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Timber Industries.

The group aims to help grow the use of timber and develop vibrant timber based industries.


Martin Whitfield MP (Labour)

Chair & Registered Contact


Email: [email protected]

Twitter: @martwhitfield


Bill Grant MP (Conservative)

Joint Vice Chairman


Email: [email protected]



Chris Elmore MP (Labour)

Joint Vice Chairman


Email: [email protected]

Twitter: @cpjelmore


Antoinette Sandbach MP (Conservative)

Joint Vice Chairman


Email: [email protected]ament.uk​

Twitter: @sandbach



Timber APPG Contact Details

Registered Contact - Martin Whitfield MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA, Tel: 0207 219 2510

Email: [email protected]


Public Enquiry Point

Confederation of Timber Industries, Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT. Tel: 020 7291 5377.
Email: [email protected]



Confederation of Timber Industries acts as the group's secretariat. 


Activities & News

10.07.19 - APPG for the Timber Industries launches inquiry into housing

26.10.18 - Martin Whitfield MP elected new Chair of Timber Industries APPG

13.02.18 - Environment Minister to “make sure the whole body of European environmental law continues to have effect” after Brexit

12.07.17 - The renewed All Party Parliamentary Group for Timber Industries meets at Westminster

29.02.17 - CTI Parliamentary Seminar on Housing White Paper

30.11.16 - CTI Westminster Conference

21.03.16 - Parliamentarians urge Palace of Westminster to renew with wood

09.02.16 - New parliamentary group for timber industries launched