Why join APDO?


Raise your business profile

APDO is the first port of call for many people seeking help with decluttering and organising. List your business in the directory and appear in Find an Organiser.

Increased visibility

APDO maintains a strong online profile and invests in Google Ads so the website ranks on the 1st page of relevant searches

Training and professional development

Introductory and intermediate training for professional organisers to help you develop skills, confidence and grow your business

Mentoring scheme

1-2-1 guidance and support from an experienced PO and APDO Board member to discuss professional goals, plans and strategies

Attend APDO conference

Opportunities to meet, learn, network and be inspired by fellow APDO members, business experts and international POs at the annual conference

Promote your business

In addition to the business directory, APDO members are featured in regular newsletters and have opportunities to guest blog

Social media promotion

APDO promotes members' businesses and raises awareness of the organising industry via Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, YouTube and Pinterest

Media and PR opportunities

Journalists and PR companies approach APDO to refer experts for national and local press, TV and radio as well as trade fairs and industry events

Share information

Members engage in online discussions and meet-ups to share ideas, resources and support

Professional standards

APDO members comply with a Code of Ethics and standards of practice that demonstrate professionalism and integrity

Trade discounts

Discounts to members for products and services relating to the organising industry


"Through APDO I meet so many supportive people who give me honest advice and help me to be more confident. A big THANK YOU for bringing me almost all my clients!"


"The APDO community is friendly and supportive. Feeling inspired by what others have achieved, it has given me the confidence to pursue my business aspirations."


"APDO membership brings a level of professionalism to what I do. I like clients to know that I am held to certain standards."


"When I joined APDO I felt like I'd gained a new family. Like minded professional people who know the benefits of decluttering and organising. And share my passion for spreading the word."

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