The CLA is the membership organisation for owners of land, property and businesses in rural England and Wales.
We speak for everyone who believes in a living and working countryside.
Through the experience and expertise of members and staff, we promote our members’ interests and influence decision-makers to ensure the positive development of the rural economy.
CLA professionals lobby continuously at EU, national and regional level in the interests of our members ensuring a visible presence and influence in the media and with Government.
We achieve our goals by being professional, relevant and forward looking, as we have been since 1907, when we began.
The CLA in-house professional advisory team gives unlimited, independent and impartial information on a wide range of issues to members.
CLA members have access to our:
Solicitors and Barristers
This service is only a phone call or email away, and it is completely free to members.
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The structure of the CLA has been organised to reflect the requirements of incorporation on the existing rules and practices.
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The CLA exists specifically to protect and defend the interests of all landowners in England and Wales.
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The CLA Charitable Trust enables education and recreation in and about the countryside for those who are disabled or disadvantaged, particularly the young.