The Guild is the representative organisation for Professional Horologists in Britain. We involve ourselves in any issue that is relevant to supporting the Trade. We work to help ensure that Watch and Clock Makers are able to earn a fair living for their efforts, and that Consumers get proper value for money when buying time pieces, or when having them Serviced and Repaired.
If you earn all or part of your living from Horology, then you should be a member of The British Watch and Clock Makers Guild. If you are a consumer wanting to buy a Watch or Clock, or have an existing one serviced or repaired, look for our Membership Certificate at any outlet you visit.
Membership of The British Watch and Clock Makers' Guild is by election and is available to those who are professionally engaged in any branch of horology and allied crafts. A Membership Certificate is issued to all members immediately after being elected to membership.
Membership applications forms can be downloaded from the membership link.
A brief history of The British Watch and Clock Makers' can be found elsewhere on our site.
The site contains a geographical list of links to Guild members with websites, it also contains links to other related websites.
Those wishing to purchase materials for their clocks or watches; books on Horology will find links to material houses and booksellers on this site.
People interested in Horology will find some suggestions for visiting museums and stately houses with Horological collections.
The Guild regrets that they do not undertake research or give information on specific types of watches or clocks or their makers to non Guild members.
The British Watch and Clock Makers' Guild is not to be held responsible for any advice or product that is part of any advertisement within this or any linked web sites. Such responsibility lies solely with the company or individual advertising.
Click here for contact details of The British Watch and Clock Makers' Guild.