Join today

The Sommelier Collective is a new resource for all working sommeliers throughout the United Kingdom who wish to actively engage in a new and growing society of like-minded professionals.

Membership is free, you simply need to register using the form below.

By joining the The Sommelier Collective users will immediately gain access to relevant on-trade news, invitations to educational tastings, links to career development and mentors, as well as a library of learning resources, including the latest region reports, links, courses and downloads.

The Sommelier Collective is for professional sommeliers of at all stages of their careers, whether it is time to learn and make new connections, take the next step or simply take time to give back to those new to the industry.


Applications are invited from full-time sommeliers working in UK restaurants/hotels/bars/clubs*, or those actively seeking a full-time position in an on-trade establishment. Our membership focuses on those working ‘on the floor’, who are front-of-house and offering exemplary food and wine service, everyday.

Sommeliers outside the UK can now apply to become an ‘international’ member, simply complete the form below.

(* including those on furlough during national Covid-19 lockdown and restrictions.)

Show Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy

We hope you take the opportunity to join us on a new and inclusive venture in striving for excellence in wine service.

All are welcome, just join in to find out what you can achieve…


For those who are not sommeliers but would like to keep up to date with news from The Sommelier Collective you can subscribe to our email newsletter. (Members will automatically receive newsletters).

The Sommelier Collective email newsletter

* indicates required

By clicking submit, you agree to share your e-mail address with the site owner and MailChimp to receive marketing, updates, and other e-mails from the site owner. Use the unsubscribe link in those e-mails to opt out at any time.


Copa Jerez competition deadline

The search is on to find the UK’s best sommelier and chef team to win the UK Copa Jerez 2022 competition Chefs and sommeliers at restaurants across the UK are invited to enter the world’s top competition for Sherry. To take part you both need to work together to create an inventive three-course Sherry-themed menu that will… Continue reading →

2022 Gosset Matchmaker Finalists

GOSSET MATCHMAKERS is a competition, now in its seventh year, in which teams pair their best gastronomic hand with the finest of wines, competing for the coveted title of Gosset Matchmaker of the Year 2022. The results are in, and the six teams below have made it through to the finals, which will take place… Continue reading →