How do I apply?

Before you apply, please check that you meet our criteria:

  • I am a writer, blogger, editor, photographer, videographer or broadcaster working solely or primarily in travel
  • I live in the UK and Ireland, or live elsewhere but hold a UK or Irish passport
  • I have not worked in travel PR in the past 12 months
  • In each of the past three years, I have produced one or a combination of:
    • 12 articles (as either writer or editor)
    • one guidebook or travel book (as either writer or editor)
    • 40 published photographs
    • 60 minutes of broadcasted video or audio
    • a blog that is updated at least fortnightly and has at least 3,000 visitors a month and a Mozrank of over 4

Whether you are freelance or hold a staff position, whether you are celebrating your fiftth year in the industry or your 50th, and whether you produce content on all areas of tourism or specialise in one specific destination, we are the organisation for you. Find out why here.

Or apply now by emailing [email protected] putting ‘Membership enquiry‘ in the subject line


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