PRC Membership

How to join The PRC

To renew your membership or join The Public Relations Council, please follow the steps:

PRC membership fees are calculated on the gross income1 of your agency/business from the most recent year-end2 company financial statements.

1 Gross income includes all fees, services, commissions and other income, including creative and production income, earned by a member in the course of carrying on the business of marketing communications. This may include planning, creative, production and delivery/deployment.
Membership is based on a calendar period of 1 January - 31 December. Please note that new members can join any point during the year. Fees will be pro-rated to align with the calendar year. Or if you require assistance, please contact us to discuss your fee in more detail. 

Download the membership form below. Your CEO and CFO are required to declare audited gross income and both will need to counter-sign. 

Download Membership Form


Once the form is completed, please scan and email it to
Don’t forget to PRINT the form to retain a copy of the information you have entered.


On receipt of your membership form, The Communications Council will issue a tax invoice. To finalise membership, please pay within the terms stated on the invoice.

Download The Communications Council Code of Ethics