Individual Membership


 
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For an annual fee of £100+VAT, you can join as a PRCA individual member and demonstrate your commitment to best practice and professionalism in PR.

  • Demonstrate your professional credibility

    By displaying the PRCA logo and using our designatory letters. Add them to your website, emails, stationery and other branding. By joining us display your commitment to transparent and ethical communications. All PRCA members abide by our Codes of Conduct and Professional Charter
  • Grow your own network

    Increase your industry knowledge by attending our free quarterly events specifically for individual members. You can further extend your networks by joining our regional, national and sectoral groups. Increase your industry knowledge through our unique Media Package - You will automatically receive a monthly complimentary copy of Communicate Magazine http://www.communicatemagazine.co.uk. As part of your package you will get the Precise ‘Morning All’ daily news service, Gorkana News Alerts and a 10% discount on Gorkana services within 3 months of joining PRCA (This is available to new Gorkana Group customers only). Subscription to PRmoment.com for regular PR insight, opinion and humour straight to your inbox www.prmoment.com.
  • Develop your skills

    You will be able to share best-practice and thought leadership. Via the members' area on our website you can access research documents, case studies, white papers, industry data, contract templates, guidance and PRCA Insights. You will also be able to use our legal helpline at a discounted rate.
  • Save money

    Benefit from discounted online and face-to-face training. As a member you will qualify for discounted training and your first online training session is free! www.prca.org.uk/pr-training. We also offer bespoke training and an industry certified qualifications programme. Enjoy discounted conferences and award entry as well as discounts to a wide range of business and consumer products and services via our PRCA Xtra service.
  • Be part of an Organisation that stands up for you

    We are always proud to stand up for you and your industry. The PRCA has a high profile in the trade, national and broadcast media, and promotes members’ interests on industry issues. As the voice of the industry, the PRCA has saved PR practitioners an estimated £100 million through legal battles with the Newspaper Licensing Agency (NLA).

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any hidden, one-off extra joining fees?

No, we have a simple joining process – there are no hidden, on-off extra joining fees.

How quickly can I join?

We can set your Individual membership up within one working day.

Why is the cost so low, compared with other membership organisations?

We’re just more efficient and better value!

Do I need a reference?

No. All members sign up to our code of conduct, and as PR and communications professionals, we trust that the information you provide will be honest and accurate.


Costs

  • UK Individual - £100 

  • International Individual - £50.00

  • Student - £12.50

Annual subscription prices excluding 20% VAT


To join please click on the buttons below.

Individual Membership
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Student Membership
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Individual Membership
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The Benefits of PRCA Individual Membership brochure can be downloaded here.
If you have any questions, please email Lisa Lewis - joinus@prca.org.uk
or call our Membership team on 020 7233 6026.

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