Paying for your PSA membership

You can pay for your membership either online or by direct debit. Online payments can be made using the form below.

We have several rates of membership

  • Individual UK/Europe, £82
  • Individual outside UK/Europe, £82
  • Early Career Network, £10
  • Retired, £44
  • Concessions, unemployed or unwaged,  £44
  • Teachers - teachers in schools or 6th form colleges only, £44.


Early Career Network: £10 Membership for PhD Students and Early Career Academics

For PhD students and early career academics within three years of their viva, membership of the PSA is now only £10 through our Early Career Network (ECN).

Please select Early Career Network from the membership product dropbox when you join here

The PSA’s Early Career Network is committed to promoting the interests of postgraduate, postdoctoral and early career academic members. The ECN supports its members as they navigate the precarious life of academia, from studying to early research and teaching.

Join the Political Studies Association now for just £10


Did you know?

The PSA is one of HMRC’s approved organisations, so you may be able to reduce your tax bill by claiming tax relief on your membership fee. For more information, please see HMRC’s website.



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