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

Annual Report 2021

The Publishers Association’s Annual Report 2021 highlights another year dominated by the pandemic and all the associated uncertainty.

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.

Latest news and events

Upcoming events

7 Jul

Accessing the International Schools Market

10:30 – 11:30

Are you interested in the International Schools Market? Join us on Thursday 7th July at 10:30am to hear from two experts in this area. Our speakers include Diane Glass, Commercial Director at ISC Research, who will deliver a presentation that provides an overview of the growing English-medium international schools market, with a specific focus on…

4 Jul
25 Jul

Croner’s webinar schedule

12:30 – 13:30

These exclusive sessions are free to association members. We cover HR and health & safety basic, right through to specialised sessions including relevant legislation and key case law. Upcoming webinars Recruit, Reskill & Retain Mon, Jul 4, 2022 | 12.30pm startRegister your place HR 101: Back To Basics Mon, Jul 11, 2022 | 12.30pm startRegister…