Aims & Objectives

The Worshipful Company of Distillers’ is a convivial fellowship enhanced by its heritage and the traditions of the City of London. Whilst still very relevant to its original craft, its membership is today more widely based.

Key objectives:

  • To be at The Hub of the Industry.
  • To support spirits education and vocational training in our industry.
  • To raise our profile both within the City and with other Livery Companies
  • To support charitable causes, especially those involving young people.
  • To foster fellowship within the Livery.

We offer the following benefits to members:

  • Associating with like-minded men and women from the spirits industry
  • Enjoying formal and informal lunches, dinners and other social events
  • Helping young, talented people achieve their potential
  • Contributing to the development of the spirits industry
  • Becoming a Freeman of the City of London
  • Joining one of the City Clubs
  • Access to Vintners’ Hall accommodation
  • Joining in the social and sporting life of the City and the many inter-Livery events
  • Exercising your right to vote for the Sheriffs and the Lord Mayor of London at Common Hall
  • Special terms on WSET courses (London School only)
  • Improving lives of the disadvantaged and needy, giving time and skill to activities that support education, industry and City charitable causes.