Become a member of PIF

PIF is the not-for-profit industry body representing organisations who are regulated under e-money and payment services legislation and who operate in the high-growth prepaid sector.

Driven by a belief that consumers should be confident in the use and security of prepaid products, PIF advocates for policies and standards that protect and enhance the use of prepaid as payment solution. We do this to the benefit of our members, their customers and users of prepaid products and solutions.

When you join PIF, you join a vibrant community of leading industry organisations who are rapidly transforming the way we pay.

Working for you, not for profit

PIF is governed by a member-based Board of industry representatives from across the prepaid sector. This ensures that PIF is always run for the benefit of its members, supporting you and your business through events, education and representation.

PIF offers a host of membership benefits to organisations seeking a non-partisan, member-driven framework that helps them to tackle industry challenges and exploit the opportunities that lie ahead.

Membership Benefits


PIF membership is a highly effective way to stay abreast of developing legislation. We engage with regulators, government departments and policy influencers and work proactively to represent the interests of members.

PIF provides members with clarity and guidance and uses rigorous evidence to help bring about appropriate and proportionate regulation. Led by a team of legal experts our regulatory working groups offer an effective mechanism for consulting members and provide informed perspectives on issues affecting the industry.

Public Relations and Public Affairs:

PIF membership is an excellent way to increase your visibility in an increasingly competitive market. We promote a positive image of the prepaid sector to consumer bodies and the media and act as a focal point for media enquiries.

PIF ensures that members capitalise on our proactive PR campaigns and highlights their products and services in articles promoting the sector. Our public affairs and public relations committee offers a valuable means for members to promote their business as well as being a trusted and influential platform for industry representation.


PIF membership offers a wide range of opportunities to develop connections with organisations at the heart of the prepaid sector, with the added credibility of being a member of PIF. With a growing membership, we are building an increasingly diverse and proactive group of businesses seeking opportunities for new business and partnerships.

Whether you are an established player, or just starting to explore the world of prepaid PIF helps bridge gaps with targeted networking at our year-round programme of meetings, briefings and events.

Codes of Conduct and Best Practice:

PIF operates codes of conduct that help members to demonstrate good practice with their customers. We identify what standards the sector needs and propose codes of best practice in consultation with members. The PIF Code of Conduct identifies your organisation as a business committed to delivering high standards from the industry.

Training and Education:

PIF membership is an effective way for staff throughout member organisations to receive a working understanding of the prepaid sector. Our training workshops focus on a wide range of topics, from managing a prepaid programme to the rules and regulations that govern the sector.

Led by seasoned industry professionals with years of practical know-how, our training programmes provide forward-thinking content to keep members at the forefront of this diverse and evolving payment sector.


PIF is a not-for-profit, member-driven organisation. This means that each member has their say in how PIF serves its members and the sector as a whole. All members of PIF are eligible to stand for election to the PIF Board of Directors, providing a unique opportunity to influence and drive the strategic direction of PIF.

Become a Member:

For further information on membership benefits and annual fees, please contact:

Diane Brocklebank
Commercial Director
T: +44 (0) 7736 971986