PRCA International Membership for PR & Communications Consultancies
Join the PRCA, and become part of the world’s largest network of public relations and communications professionals.
Operating in 66 countries, and representing more than 30,000 practitioners, the PRCA has offices in the UK, Singapore, and Dubai, and will shortly be establishing itself in Buenos Aires. It also manages ICCO, the umbrella body for 41 PR associations and 3,000 agencies around the world.
We share industry best practice and promote all aspects of public relations and communications work around the globe.
All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct to demonstrate that they work professionally, efficiently, and to the highest ethical standards.
What PRCA International Membership offers:
Global recognition and credibility
- Become part of the largest professional body in the world for PR and Communications practitioners, raising your profile, enhancing your credibility, and developing your global network
- By joining the PRCA you automatically become a member of ICCO, with access to all of its services.
- Being bound by the PRCA Code of Conduct is the clearest possible demonstration of a commitment to ethical practice.
- Your consultancy can achieve the independently-audited Communications Management Standard (CMS) – the benchmark of PR excellence, and adopted as such in 17 international markets.=
Resources to grow your business
- Automatic and free access to both the ICCO and the PRCA thought leadership libraries -the world’s largest resource centres of content and insight for our industry.
- Use of the PRCA London office as a base for meetings whilst visiting the UK.
Outstanding professional development resources
- Free access to the PRCA’s 100 live and interactive webinars, delivered by industry experts; plus access to the PRCA’s online library of courses, downloaded at any point throughout the year.
- Our Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Programme provides a structured framework for career development at every level.
A global network to grow your business
- Create an affiliate network via ICCO’s 3,000 agency members, and build new partner relationships to maximise the value you can deliver to clients.
- Be included in ICCO’s Agency Finder portal, and in the PRCA’s client-consultancy matching service, offering the opportunity to win new business in 66 countries.
Insight to keep you on top of industry trends
- Receive the latest market intelligence and industry data via a twice a month global newsletter
- Access the ICCO resource library to gain global insights and knowledge.
- Develop insights into other PR markets through the PRCA’s Census Reports in the UK, Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific in conjunction with PR Week; and via the ICCO World Report in conjunction with the Holmes Report.
Access to an unparalleled range of events around the world
- Take part in the annual PRCA Conferences in London, Dubai, Singapore and Buenos Aires to develop contacts and business relationships.
- Access ICCO’s annual Global Summit and its annual events on each continent.
- Enter the PRCA and ICCO awards programmes, showcasing your agency’s best work.
To become a PRCA International Member, please contact: