SERNAUTO belongs to and maintains a close relationship with public and private entities and with
first level institutions, both at national and European level.
SERNAUTO works with the General Secretariat of Industry and SMEs in Spain to develop industrial strategies and policies, providing input about the sector`s priorities and defending its interests.
SSERNAUTO also liaises with other Spanish government ministries to promote specific measures from its strategic plan aimed at improving the competitiveness of its member companies.
SERNAUTO is the organization recognized by ICEX Spain Export and Investment for international promotion of the automotive sector, managing its yearly Sector Plan.
SERNAUTO collaborates with the Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology in the organization of technical forums (Green Vehicles, Automated Road Transport).
SERNAUTO has a collaboration agreement with the Dirección General de Tráfico (the Spanish national traffic department) for promoting responsible vehicle maintenance.
SERNAUTO has a collaboration agreement with the Empresa Nacional de Innovación (National Innovation Organisation) - ENISA for reinforcing the business network in the automotive sector.
SERNAUTO is a member of the Spanish Confederation of Employer`s Organizations (CEOE) and participates in its committees and working groups.
SERNAUTO coordinates and heads the secretariat of the Spanish Quality Association .
SERNAUTO has a framework agreement with Ametic with the aim of fostering the development of joint initiatives between the ICT sector and automotive suppliers.
SERNAUTO is a member of the Alliance for Dual Vocational Education a state network of companies, centres and institutions committed to the development of dual vocational training in Spain.
SERNAUTO is a member of the Joint Office for Automobile Standardization (OCNA) and of the technical standardization committees related to the sector.
SERNAUTO is a sponsoring partner of the Spanish Association for Automotive Professionals (ASEPA).
SERNAUTO is a member of the Board of Directors of the European Association of Automotive Suppliers (CLEPA), actively participating in its committees and working groups.
SERNAUTO has been a licensee of the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA-QMC) in Spain for more than 20 years for training in quality-related topics in the automotive supply chain.
SERNAUTO is an affiliated member of the European Green Vehicles Initiative Association (EGVIA) representing M2F.
SERNAUTO is a member of the Federation of European Manufacturers of Friction Materials (FEMFM).
SERNAUTO coordinates and heads the Technical Secretariat of the Spanish Technological Platform for Automotive and Mobility – Move to Future.
SERNAUTO coordinates the Transport Sector Monitoring Committee and the Spanish forum for ERTRAC, the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council.
SERNAUTO has a cooperation agreement with the organization of the Messe Frankfurt - Automechanika trade fair, which is held on even years.
SERNAUTO has a collaboration agreement with the organization of the Equip Auto trade fair, which is held in Paris on odd years.
SERNAUTO has a collaboration agreement with the organization of the Motortec trade fair, which is held on odd years.