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You will be supporting a registered charity dedicated to the development, promotion and recognition of excellence in the UK radio and audio industry.

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Member Benefits

Discounted tickets to

The Radio Festival

Attend any of our

Regional Branch Events

Discounts on tickets for

Friends and Partner Events

Enter and Attend


Enter or Nominate for

30 Under 30

Vote and Stand in

Trustee Elections

Coming Soon: Access to

Virtual Events and Online Resources

Individual or Patron

Which membership are you?


Personal Radio Academy membership just for you. Perfect if you are a freelancer, sole-trader, podcaster, or any other type of audio lover.


per year (inc. VAT)

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If your employer is a Radio Academy Patron, then you are entitled to free or subsidised membership. Activate it here!


or subsidised

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Being included in the 30 Under 30 helped increase my confidence Within the radio industry, provided opportunities to network with people I admire and opened the door to ways I can assist others.

Grace Hopper

The Scott Mills Show, BBC Radio 1

The Radio Academy is an iconic body in the world of broadcasting, not just radio. It is a huge influence on the industry, inspiring and supporting the next generation and recognising those that have contributed their lives and passion towards creating the best in radio programming.

Charlotte Thompson


The Radio Academy is great at supporting people, through it, I’ve found countless opportunities to network and meet new contacts that has led to work.

George McDonagh


Become a member and attend the best industry events!

From the ARIAS to the Radio Festival

Join us for the best opportunities to see industry leaders speak, network with colleagues, and make other friends in the audio business. Our events bring together people from across the UK radio and audio sector, and most are available exclusively to Radio Academy members.

Events take place across the UK, and online through virtual events, but you need to be a member to take part, and get first access to tickets.

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Are you part of one of these fantastic patron organisations?

You are entitled to subsidised or free membership.