The PRCA is the world's largest PR professional body, representing well over 30,000 practitioners.
Operating in 66 countries around the world, the PRCA has offices in the UK, Singapore, and Dubai. It also manages ICCO, the umbrella body for 41 PR associations around the world.
The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations.
The Association exists to raise standards in PR and communications, providing members with industry data, facilitating the sharing of communications best practice, and creating networking opportunities.
How we do it and make a difference
All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct, and benefit from exceptional training. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry's behalf e.g. fighting the NLA's digital licence.
Who we represent
The PRCA represents many of the major consultancies in the UK, and currently has over 400 consultancy members from around the world including the majority of the top 150 UK consultancies. The PRCA also represents over 500 in-house teams, including many of Europe's leading corporations and UK public sector organisations, as well as hundreds of individual and freelance PR and communications practitioners.
As a member of the Professional Associations Research Network, our professional body is:
- Keeping up-to-date with the latest sector research and best practice guidance
- Equipped through training and events to deal with the challenges professional bodies face
- Part of an active network of professional bodies that learn from each other