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The UK's Largest Independent Paint Manufacturer

Offering innovative and compliant paints and powder coatings to a variety of markets all backed up with outstanding technical support.
HMG Paints truly is
"One name that covers everything"


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HMG Paints Products

JSF023 Nickel Rich Conductive Coating

JSF023 Nickel rich is an exceptional quality acrylic single pack conductive coating with conductive properties below 1OHM.


Future Entrepreneurship Partnership used as training benchmark

Future Entrepreneurship Partnership used as training benchmark

HMG Paints pioneering Future Entrepreneuship Partnership is set to become a blueprint for training within the coatings industry.

Knowledge Base

CrystalSeal Resistance

CrystalSeal Resistance

The following information is based on laboratory tests and to best of our knowledge is accurate. However, it is recommended that customers satisfy themselves as to the performance under specific service conditions.

Products By Industry.

HMG Paints has a vast product portfolio which covers a wide variety of industries, our products are supplied across the globe.
These materials range from standard to highly specialised, superior performance products, but all have one thing in common, they are backed by the enthusiasm and passion that HMG has for producing the highest quality finishes, with the best possible service and technical know-how.
Select your indsutry below to find relevant products.

Our Story

HMG Paints Historical Images

Established in 1930 HMG has grown to become the UK’s Largest Independent Paint Manufacturer. Offering innovative and compliant paints and powder coatings to a variety of markets all backed up with outstanding technical support and customer service.

For this HMG have accepted numerous awards such as the UK Coatings Care award and were the first independent UK Paint Company to be awarded British Standards quality BS5750 (FM1524). HMG’s Head office and primary manufacturing plant is based in Manchester, UK.

Specialising in bespoke product development and manufacturing we have a large product portfolio including wet paint, powder coatings and aerosols. Employing specialists in all areas of pre-treatment, equipment and application of surface coating products.

HMG are proud to work alongside our customers and our customers business is important to HMG. We supply market leading products into a number of market sectors, notably Commercial Transport, OEM, Industrial, Bus & Coach, Civil Engineering & Construction, Light Industry, Model & Hobby trade and Speciality Automotive Finishes. With an excellent record of support and service, demonstrated by long term uninterrupted partnerships.

HMG Paints Historical Image

HMG take pride in strong family values and that is shown in the atmosphere across the company. We create unique relationships with worldwide technical and manufacturing partnerships and continue to be proud of our culture, our team and our community responsibilities exemplified by being one of the first to sign up to the Government Skills Pledge.

With our pride comes responsibility and a genuine care. Customers of HMG can expect that we will be satisfied with nothing less than excellence and we will work with our customers to achieve this.

We are proud of the fact that our products are designed to evolve along with the businesses with whom we work.

Find a Distributor

Find your Distributor

Use our interactive map to find your nearest Distributor. The HMG Paints Distributors provide a wide selection of HMG Products and colour matching services all backed up with hands-on, professional techincal support.

Knowledge Base

HMG Paints Technicl Helpline

The HMG Knowledge Base is full of informative articles however if you have a technical query about any of our products then don't hesistate to contact our Technical Support Team on 0161 277 8164.


Throughout our history our coatings have been used on a huge variety of substrates. Our products can be seen across numerous markets worldwide from Euro Disney to space rockets! Below are just a few examples of why HMG Paints truly is:

"One name that covers everything"

Advanced Colour Design


Development of a unique colour for the launch of the Jaguar CX-17 SUV concept.

Decorative Coatings

Manchester Central Library

Decorative Coatings supplied for the £48million refurbishment of Manchester Central Library.

Film Production

Aardman Animations

Supply of coatings for the Aardman Animations & Sony Pictures film Pirates in an Adventure with Scientists.

Technical Partner


Supplying advanced coating solutions to Aston Martin Racing & Mini WRC as a Technical Partner to Prodrive

Cast Metal Signs

Brushing Paint

Coach Enamel is used on traditional metal fingerposts.


Model Paints

Since 1930 HMG has proudly supplied the model, arts and craft industry. Offering a wide range of paints and adhesives.

Heritage and Restoration


Our range of adhesives are used in museums and archaelogical sites across the globe for the restoration of priceless artefacts.

Alloy Wheels

Signature Finish

HMG Paints Signature Finish Range is a unique range of special effects powder coatings.

Getting in touch.

To place an order or to find out more about HMG Paints get in touch via the details below.