Join London Press Club

Membership of the London Press Club is open to all those who work for or with the press, online and broadcast media. This includes national, regional and trade journalists, newspaper and magazine editors, TV and radio broadcasters, cartoonists, photographers, PR consultants, cultural attachés of foreign embassies, press historians and academics, and syndication agencies.

Candidates must be actively engaged in journalistic or similar work as their principal professional activity and source of income. Please supply evidence of your eligibility – recent published articles, for example.

Annual Membership Fee
£40 (£33.33 + VAT)

Individual Journalist Overseas

Journalists and others not based in the UK may also apply to join at the special reduced Overseas membership rate.

Annual Membership Fees
£30 (including VAT)


Associate Overseas

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Annual Membership Fees
£80 (including VAT)

The London Press Club welcomes applications from full-time students of journalism and similar areas of interest. Candidates should be able to supply proof of their student status.

Annual Membership Fee
£20 (including VAT)

Former journalists and similar media figures may apply to join provided they have reached the UK State Pension Age and have retired from full-time employment.

Annual Membership Fees
£20 (including VAT)

Corporate membership is open to any business, company or corporation with an interest in the press and broadcast media and includes ten Associate Memberships and other benefits.

Annual Membership Fee
£3,000 (£2500 + VAT)

Benefits for individual members

  • Free entry to majority of Press Club debates, Q&As and social events, with priority booking for all
  • Priority booking for Awards Lunch and £10 off ticket price (max two tickets).
  • Reciprocal membership of around 60 press clubs worldwide

To apply online for membership click here.

 The new online membership system will prompt you to pay by PayPal. You may use credit or debit cards through the PayPal system without having a PayPal account.
Payment can also be made by:
1. Annual direct debit. To arrange this, click here.
2. Electronic bank transfer to London Press Club, HSBC, 40-11-58, account number 6066 5312
2. By cheque made payable to the London Press Club and mailed to the Honorary Treasurer at the address shown on the application form.