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  • White.PNG Criteria, subscription fees and how to applyPlease read our membership criteria and subscription fees before applying.
  • Reasons to join Asset 1.png Influence government policyBelong to the only trade association for book and journal publishing with the collective voice to influence government policy in the UK, Europe and key overseas markets. Being a member allows you to have access to vital information on policy and legal issues, as well as providing the opportunity to raise issues, contribute your views and influence the industry position.
  • Reasons to join Asset 2.png Be part of a communityJoin one of our many publisher and professional councils and communities that discuss and take decisions on topical publishing industry matters, as well as organising influential campaigns for the sector.
  • Reasons to join Asset 3.png Attend industry eventsAccess member only events with key speakers and excellent networking opportunities, as well as a range of training workshops.
  • Reasons to join Asset 4.png Gain valuable insightReceive regular news and information on publishing matters, government insight and authoritative statistics and market analysis. Members also receive a free copy of our annual publishing yearbook.
  • Reasons to join Asset 5.png Access business supportReceive free training via the Publishers Training Centre and business support services including a unique GDPR toolkit and access to thousands of documents and templates via an exclusive partnership with Simply-Docs.
  • Reasons to join Asset 6.png Combat digital piracyGain free access to our Copyright Infringement Portal—a dedicated service for publishers to issue cease and desist notifications to infringing websites, including an automated service to search for infringements across hundreds of websites.
  • Reasons to join Asset 7.png Use our meeting roomsBook our large or small meeting room spaces based near London Bridge for events, workshops or general meetings at no cost.
  • Reasons to join Asset 8.png Get discounted servicesBenefit from our broad range of member discounts with third party suppliers as well as advice via a dedicated helpline. Members also benefit from discounted access to PA organised conferences and book fair services.
  • Reasons to join Asset 9.png Use industry guidelinesMembers benefit from access to a range of guidelines on topics including accessible publishing, permissions and processes for agreeing contracts.
  • Reasons to join Asset 10.png Benefit from our reach and audienceList your company on the PA website and use the PA Member logo on your own website. Get support for your social media activity and promotional support for your events.