About the
World LPG Association

The World LPG Association (WLPGA) is the authoritative voice of the global LPG industry representing the full LPG value chain. The primary goal of the Association is to add value to the sector by driving premium demand for LPG, while also promoting compliance to good business and safety practices.

The WLPGA brings together over 300 private and public companies operating in more than 125 countries involved in one, several or all activities of the industry ; develops long-term partnerships with international organisations ; and implements projects on local and global scales. The Association was established in 1987 and granted Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council in 1989.

Our Mission

Demonstrate the benefits of LPG and inform, educate and influence all stakeholders.

Support the development of LPG markets.

Promote compliance with standards, good business and safety practices.

Identify innovation and facilitate knowledge transfer.

The World LPG Association Vision

As the authoritative global voice for LPG, the WLPGA promotes the use of LPG worldwide to foster a safer, cleaner, healthier and more prosperous world.


Since 1989, the WLPGA has had official Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC).

It has also developed long standing partnerships with other international bodies such as various departments of the UN, the World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Development Banks and a number of well-respected international NGOs such as the Partnership on Clean Indoor Air (PCIA) and E+Co. The geographical spread and diversity of the WLPGA’s membership makes the association a representative, trusted and logical partner in international discussions.