The International Association of Painting Contractors (UNIEP) represents around 60,000 businesses through its 15 member associations in 14 European countries. Since 1953, UNIEP has been the voice for painting contractors and allied trades and is the authoritative trade association representing Professional Painters.

Across the European Union, some 60,000 painting businesses employ over 240,000 professional painters. UNIEP is the only International trade association dedicated to representing and fighting for those professionals who create amazing colourful designs that make a house a home and turn a cold factory into a welcoming work environment.