The Publishers Association (PA) is the leading trade organisation serving book, journal, audio and electronic publishers in the UK. Join The Publishers Association today and start benefiting.

Benefits of PA membership


PA members benefit from strong representation on key publishing issues, both nationally and internationally. We also provide a forum for the exchange of non-competitive information between publishers, as well as a wide range of free and discounted services, which include:



  • Cost effective legal advice from publishing experts Blake Lapthorn - find out more  
  • Commercial Debt Recovery service at preferential fees from Safe Collections - find out more
  • Discounted HR Support package - Fran Ryba Consultancy
  • MEDIAtion - A Mediation Service for Publishers
  • 35% discount off The Professionals’ Guide to Publishing - find out more
  • 10% discount on training courses - find out more
  • Reduced administration charge for participation in Overseas Book Fairs 
  • Reduced rates for PA seminars
  • Corporate rates at two Radisson Edwardian Hotels: Bloomsbury Street & Kenilworth - find out more
  • Reductions on corporate room rates at three of the Grange Hotels within easy reach of the PA