Being a Duke Class Frigate, HMS St Albans is principally affiliated to the current Duke of St Albans. The ship is also affiliated to:

  • The City of St Albans
  • The Worshipful Company of Haberdashers
  • The Worshipful Company of Marketors
  • 2nd Battalion of the Royal Anglian Regiment
  • The Royal Naval Reserve
  • RAF Marham
  • Haileybury CCF
  • Ryde School CCF
  • 1st Luton Sea Scouts

HMS St Albans also has a special relationship with Lady Susie Essenhigh who, as the ship's sponsor, named the ship at her launch.