Council of Mortgage Lenders              
Company Profile
Head Office 3 Savile Row
Phone +44 (0)20 7437 0075
Fax +44 (0)20 7434 3791
Sector Personal finances trade associations
Country UK

The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) is the trade association for mortgage lenders in the UK, and its members undertake around 98% of UK residential mortgage lending. The CML exists to provide a service to mortgage lending institutions by helping to establish and to maintain a favourable operating environment in the residential mortgage and related housing markets in the UK.

· It is the representative voice for the whole residential mortgage lending industry to a range of relevant bodies.
· It promotes good lending practices, in particular by sponsoring the Mortgage Code.
· It is the central provider of economic, statistical, legal, research, and other market information and analysis.
· It provides a forum for discussion of issues of collective interest amongst members and others.