Benefits

Your GMB membership provides you with lots of additional benefits and offers, over and above GMB’s assistance in your workplace, providing a whole range of products that we all need to use at some time during our lives.

We continuously strive to ensure GMB members get the best possible value for money through their membership. You will not find any better packages with any other trade union or staff association.

Legal Advice
UNIONLINE – 0300 333 0303
Your trade union law firm legal helpline 0300 333 0303. Your fast route to comprehensive legal advice www.unionline.co.uk. Every legal service you need, when you need it. Call us, we'll see if we can help.

Domestic Energy Deals
Union Energy – 0800 094 9039
Union Energy is owned by the TUC and promises to find GMB members the most competitive domestic energy deal available on the market.
Lines open Mon-Thu 9am-6pm, Fri 9am-4pm, Sat 9am-1pm.

Approved Provider of Family Protection Insurance
GMBProtect – 0800 033 4181
As a benefit of GMB membership, we offer you the chance to register for FREE £5,000 Accidental Death Cover. Cover lasts for 12 months and is guaranteed acceptance for UK residents aged 18-64. Go to www.GMBProtect.com/a to find out more and apply online. We also offer a range of affordable, simple-to-set-up insurances including life cover and personal accident cover.
Terms and Conditions apply. GMB is an introducer appointed Representative of GMBProtect.GMBProtect is a trading name of Union Income Benefit LTD (UIB) who arrange this insurance. The insurance is provided by ACE Europe Life Limited.

Savings and Loans
GMB Credit Union – 0161 486 1777
Run by its members, GMB Credit Union offers competitive savings accounts and a loans service; providing simpler, fairer savings and loans for GMB members and their families.
Lines open Mon-Fri 9am - 3pm.

Mobile Phone Tariff
TPO The Peoples Operator – 0845 225 2505
The profits from this provider go to GMB causes but with no cost to you. What you get are free calls and texts to all other people on this network so you, your family and friends can make huge savings. Just use partner code GMB.

Car Insurance
LV= Liverpool Victoria – 0800 756 8349
LV offer a member discount on great value car insurance that lets you tailor the cover to your needs.
Lines open Mon-Fri 8am-9pm, Sat 8am-5pm, Sun 9am-5pm.
For textphone: first dial 18001.

Motor Legal Services
UNIONLINE Motor Legal Service – 0300 333 0303 (Option 5)
New UNIONLINE Motor Legal Service FREE to GMB members to save you up to £40 a year. If you have had a road traffic accident call 0300 333 0303 option 5.

Travel and Home Insurance
UIA Insurance – 0800 072 9922
Working together in partnership with GMB to offer competitive house insurance and travel insurance to members.

Buying a Car?
GMBdrive – 0845 122 6919
Provides a unique vehicle purchase scheme specially designed for GMB members and their families.

Convalescent Homes
01462 499650
When GMB members need a few weeks to get over a serious illness or accident GMB can arrange free facilities at one of its approved convalescent homes.

GMB Money Saving Discount Services
The Money Club – 01753 733333
Why pay High Street prices for household, electrical goods, holidays, car and home insurance? Shop around but, before you buy, phone the Money Club. They guarantee to beat the retail price you have found.

Discounted Hotel Accommodation
Expotel – 0161 9474523
We have teamed up with Expotel to be able to offer you great deals on hotel accommodation. Please make sure when you phone them that you mention Ref: ‘GMB Lon’ to be quoted the best discount, which could be up to 50% off the normal available room rate.

Taxation Services
Guardian Taxation Services – 0800 581007
Our new Taxback service is offered by Guardian Taxation Services who have handled the tax claims for tens of thousands of people throughout the UK and have sourced tax refunds totalling millions of pounds.

Financial Advice
London Regional Financial Services Ltd – 0845 190 5832
Specialists in independent financial advice, London Regional Financial Services Ltd was established to meet the needs of the GMB and its members. LRFS Ltd provides GMB members with professional advice on a wide range of financial products and services, including Mortgages, Pensions, Investments, Income Replacement Plans, Savings and Life Assurance.

Car Breakdown Service
RAC – 0800 581077
Get 25% discount off your RAC membership by ringing this number quoting ‘GE0314’.

GMB Professional Driver
020 8202 8272
Use your GMB membership and take advantage of the deals that go with being a member:-

  • Excellent car purchase schemes
  • Sick pay assistance
  • Private hire insurance
  • Accountancy services by trade specific accounts
  • Free legal assistance for professional drivers arrested
  • Accident management services

Professional Driver Accountants
Drivertax – 020 8529 26000
Get GMB preferable rates from accountants that understand the driver trade and can handle all your
tax needs and problems, helping you forget your tax worries.

Professional Driver Insurance
Direct Chauffeur Line – 0845 3304460
Chauffeurs, cabs and couriers including social, domestic and pleasure please contact Direct Chauffeur for the most competitive chauffeur insurance and limousine insurance policies which can provide executive replacement cars and limousines following an accident.

If you and your family would like to start receiving all the benefits of being a GMB member, then please join here.
Login and access the GMB Resource Area; full of useful information for members and reps, you can also update your details.
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