Association of Cycle Traders


The Association of Cycle Traders best known as the ACT, is the largest cycle trade organisation in the UK. The ACT is a membership organisation representing the interests of over 3000 specialist cycle retailers and their supply partners throughout the UK. Established early last century, the ACT has been promoting specialist bike retailers for over 80 years and is committed to the support and longevity of speciality cycle retailing, delivering width of consumer choice, value and service.

“The ACT is committed to the longevity of speciality cycle retailing, an over-arching brand available to all independent retailers engaged in the UK cycle market.

“The independent cycle retail community is the most important and wide-reaching contributor to the growth of cycling in the UK. Through a network of partnerships the ACT delivers a range of services to support specialist cycle retailers.”