Land Drainage Contractors Association  Land Drainage Contractors Association


NAC Stoneleigh Park
CV8 2LG.


01327 263264


01327 263265

Fact sheets

Company Profile


Founded in 1985, the LDCA represents contractors within the fields of land drainage, sports turf and water management


land drainage

sports turf

water management




Products and Services

membersSetting National Standards

The LDCA sets national standards for the contractors, manufacturers and suppliers who undertake to comply with recognised standards of workmanship and materials.






A list of all members, with the type of work, product or service they provide, as well as the region in which they work can be found in the Members Directory

Members Directory



mastenbroek trencherMember Services

The LDCA provides a range of services to its members, including:

  • technical help
  • information on business topics and industry
  • legislative development
  • the opportunity for members to meet at technical events and social activities, exchange information and discuss matters of common interest with others in the industry
  • representation on a number of government and other official bodies


technical downloads

Technical Information & Guidelines

Technical Specifications for Field Drainage, Pipeline Reinstatement, and Sportsturf Drainage which provide guidelines for standards of installation which LDCA Members work to.  

The Guidelines are recognised by the major sporting organisations including Sport England and the Football Foundation as the standard to which sportsturf drainage should be installed.

See the FACT SHEETS above or Click here for the downloads

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