Got a question?

Get in touch, we're here to help.

Whether your enquiry is about joining as a member, discussing how you can go organic, speaking to the Innovative Farmers team, asking a question about our Food For Life Programme or anything else, we'd love to hear from you. 

The best way to speak to us is to phone our England or Scotland office on the numbers below:

Bristol, England

Soil Association
Spear House
51 Victoria Street

Edinburgh, Scotland

Soil Association Scotland 
20 Potterrow

Please note that 0300 330 0100 is a standard rate number. 
If you want to get in touch from outside the UK please call +44(0)117 314 5000


Want to email us?

If you'd prefer you can email us directly. Visit our help centre to find out how to contact the right team at Soil Association Charity and Soil Association Certification.

You can find out more about the Soil Association, and our work, on our about us page.  

Soil Association Limited is registered as a charity in England and Wales no. 206862 and as a charity in Scotland no. SC039168. Registered as a company no. 00409726.

How to find us

Spear House is located in the centre of Bristol, a short distance from Temple Meads train station.

By train

If you are walking or cycling from Bristol Temple Meads train station turn right down Temple Gate and cross the roundabout to the second exit which is Victoria Street. A five minute walk will bring you to us at number 51, on your left hand side.

By bus

If you are coming from the bus station, take the exit towards Broadmead Shopping Centre, crossing The Haymarket onto Union Street. At the top of Union Street, cross Wine Street and walk across Castle Park towards Bristol Bridge. Turn left to cross the bridge into Victoria Street. We are a couple of minutes’ walk from the bridge, on your right.

By car

From M4, leave at junction 19 and follow the M32 to Bristol.  At the end of the motorway, turn left on to Bond Street. Drive under the bridge and proceed along Temple Way to the roundabout at Temple Meads. 

For Queen Charlotte NCP car park, take the third exit onto Victoria Street and cross the river again.  Turn left onto Baldwin Street, left onto Queen Charlotte Street and the NCP is on your left. Walking from the car park, retrace your steps along Welsh Back and back across Bristol Bridge to Victoria Street.

For directions to Portwall car park, follow the above to the Temple Meads roundabout but at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Temple Gate. At the next roundabout, take the 4th exit and continue straight onto Redcliffe Way. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Redcliff Street and then turn right onto Portwall Lane. Walking from the car park, head back to Temple Meads roundabout then take the first exit Victoria Street.

From M5, join the M4 Eastbound and at junction 19 pick up the M32 into Bristol, following the instructions above.

Alternatively, you can download these instructions as a pdf.