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Membership includes: a monthly round-up of campaigning activities and children's arts news, exclusive access to the JM Barrie Awards and ACA networking events, industry discounts

You can either become a member of ACA as an Individual or as an Organisation.
  • Support our campaign for £30/year
  • Spread your payments throughout the year with a Standing Order of £2.50/month.
  • Make your membership worth an extra £7.50 by registering for Gift Aid. (Only tax-payers resident in the UK are eligible).

STUDENTS can now join ACA for £18/year! Click below to join.


Membership for organisations is based on annual turnover related directly or indirectly to your work for children (0-12) as audience or participants.

For organisations Rate
Annual turnover up to £100k

(includes 2 extra colleagues)

Annual turnover between £100k and £500k

(includes 4 extra colleagues)

Annual turnover between £500k and £1m

(includes 6 extra colleagues)

Annual turnover between £1m and £2m

(includes 8 extra colleagues)

Annual turnover between £2m and £3m

(includes 10 extra colleagues)

Annual turnover more than £3m

(includes 12 extra colleagues)


Organisations can include a number of named colleagues in their membership at no extra cost: + 2 colleagues at the £50 rate, +4 at £100, +6 at £150, +8 at £200, +10 at £250, +12 at £300.

When you submit your membership form, we'll ask you for details of the colleagues you want to include in your membership. Each of them will enjoy all the benefits of membership under the auspices of your organisation.

Click here for a list of organisations who support ACA.