Welcome to the NTET


National Traction Engine Trust

The National Traction Engine Trust (NTET) represents owners and enthusiasts alike and is pleased to be regarded as the World’s Premier Steam Traction Preservation Organisation.

Steam Apprentice Club

The junior section of the NTET.

Dedicated to encouraging and supporting young people under the age of 21 with an interest in steam.


Member Benefits

Membership of the NTET gives you exclusive discounts on products and services

  • 20% off Morris Oils
  • 15% off boiler gaskets and door seals
  • 10% Off Heritage Paints
  • 15% off Vehicle Advertising Services
  • 20% Off Hallett Oils
  • 10% off boiler rivets
  • 5% off Mamod Special Editions
  • Discount for new Vintage Spirit Subscribers
  • New Comprehensive Home and Vehicle insurance scheme
  • More coming soon!

Latest News

  • Lord Faulkner

    We were delighted to welcome our new Patron, Lord Faulkner of Worcester, to our Annual General Meeting on Saturday 20th November who gave a very interesting talk. Here are his words, below…… ” Good afternoon everyone.  May I start how much I appreciated your invitation to me to become your patron, which I was honoured to […]

  • Important information about the new towing eligibility legislation…

    Important information about change to the new towing eligibility legislation! The ability to tow heavier vehicle/trailer combinations for those who passed their driving test after 1997, which was due to come into effect today (15th November 2021) has been pulled temporarily by the government at the last moment! An announcement at the end of last […]

  • AGM Webinar Registration

      The webinar registration for our Annual General Meeting on Saturday 20 November at 2:30pm is now open. The Q&A facility will be open.The Live Stream will include the trophy presentations.The AGM starts at 2:30pm and we aim to broadcast from c2:15pm.There will be no live voting during the webinar. If you are a member […]

  • Berwick St John County Fayre present over £31,000 to the Stars Appeal

    The organisers of the Berwick St John Country Fayre presented £31,204.27 at a special presentation afternoon on Sunday (7th November) at Berwick St John Village Hall. The colossal sum is the result of a special one day country fayre called the Berwick Bash, which took place in September, attracting thousands of people. The event featured […]

  • AGM: STEAM Museum

    For those joining us over our AGM weekend, tickets are now available to book for the STEAM Museum visit on Sunday 21 November. Please visit this link to book your tickets. NB: Tickets are available on a first come first served basis only and must be booked in advance. The museum only allows 30 visitors in […]

Owners & Drivers

The interests of Engine Owners and Engine Drivers are looked after by the Engine Owners Section of which the majority of members are engine owners and engine drivers. By pooling their combined experience and skills this section is dedicated to promoting the safe ownership and operation of steam traction engines. 


Rallies & Organisers

The interests of Rally organsiers are looked after by the Rally Organisers & Authorisation Section. The Rally Organsier’s code of practice and annual conferences provide advice on the running of events, and the NTET rally authorisation scheme ensures participating events are operated safely in accordance with relevant legislation.


Winners of the 2019 Photographic Competition