The member organisation for UK publishing

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What we do for our members


We build relationships of trust with government and key partners.


We ensure our members are informed and can effectively respond.


We provide every member with services that aid their long-term interests.

Publishing brings ideas and stories to life

Industry Insights 2021

The Publishers Association’s Industry Insights 2021 contains the data from what was previously known as the Yearbook, in a new interactive dashboard that presents data on a digital platform. Members of the Publishers Association can access the dashboard in the Members’ Area of our website.

Why become a member

Influence government policy

We have the collective voice to influence policy in the UK and abroad.

Attend industry events

Access member only events with key speakers and excellent networking opportunities.

Gain valuable insight

Receive regular news and information on publishing matters, policy insights, statistics and market analysis.

Publishing in 2021

Summary data of the UK publishing industry’s performance in 2021.

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