How to Join the NUJ

The National Union of Journalists is the voice for journalism and for journalists across the UK and Ireland working at home and abroad in all sectors of the media as freelances, casuals and staff in newspapers, news agencies, broadcasting, magazines, online, book publishing, in public relations, communications, and as photographers.

The union represents a broad range of media professionals. For more information about the job types and roles that are eligible for NUJ membership, visit the about page of the national website.

The NUJ was founded in 1907 and has more than 30,000 members.

If you have an interest in joining, but want more information, please complete this form and we will get in touch with you.

The NUJ offers a selection of membership and press identification cards.

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