The fight to defend women's rights is getting harder by the day. That's why we need people like you who believe in defending them. Don't let the clocks turn back on gender equality. Join us today.

As a member you will receive:

  • Our biannual members magazine featuring the latest on what we're doing to fight sexism
  • A monthly e-newsletter telling you about our current campaigns and how you can get involved
  • An invitation to our Annual General Meeting, as well as debates and other Fawcett events throughout the year
  • An introductory 50% discount on T-shirts from our shop, including our 'This Is What A Feminist Looks Like' T-shirt
  • The chance to get involved with our exciting programme in 2018, to mark 100 years since women first secured the vote

Why join us?

People join Fawcett for a variety of reasons, but we all have one thing in common - a shared vision for a society where gender inequality doesn't exist. Here's why some of our members decided to help us turn that vision into a reality by joining us:

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John: "I joined Fawcett because I am a feminist. My feminism comes from my politics and was reinforced by my experience in the GMB trade union, first as a field officer and latterly as General Secretary. In workplaces up and down Britain I saw just about every type of discrimination devised by man. Even after the most overt discrimination had been dealt with, there still remained the deeply embedded prejudice that men are the doers and leaders, while women should be helpers and supporters."  Read John's blog post here.

Angela Terry, Environmental ScientistAngela: "I joined the Fawcett Society along with my husband, sister, and sister-in-law. The Fawcett Society campaigns for women’s rights in the UK and their strap line – Equality: It’s about time – pretty much sums up how I feel. I joined because I strongly believe everybody deserves to reach their potential and be treated with dignity and respect regardless of their sex, race or religion."  Read Angela's blog post here.

Ready to make a difference?

Great! Joining is quick and easy. We offer several membership options, and you can support us by setting up a monthly direct debit, an annual direct debit, or by making a single annual donation. Click on the buttons below to become a Fawcett member today.

Standard membership

Use your voice to create a fairer society. Becoming a member is the most effective way you can fight gender inequality in Britain.

Join us today from £8/month or from £88/year. 

Fawcett +

Fawcett+ is a membership scheme for those able to give at least £365 a year. Your membership includes a 50% discount across all items in our shop, priority invitations to our high-profile events, and the chance to further speed up the pace of change for women's rights in the UK. Join from £35/month, or from £365/ year.

Family membership

Spread the feminist joy by getting your loved ones involved! You can register up to four people to become Fawcett members under our Family Membership scheme from £10/month, or from £99/year


We believe no one should be left behind. Our concessionary rates for students or those on low income mean anyone can start campaigning for change, from £1/month, or from £12/year.

Membership Terms and Conditions

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Membership Rules

By becoming a member of the Fawcett Society you commit to promoting our values to achieve a society in which the choices you can make and the control you have over your life are no longer determined by your gender.

As a member, you have the right to vote in elections for vacancies on our Board of Trustees and in relation to motions put forward to our Annual General Meeting or Extraordinary General Meeting and to vote to adopt the annual report and accounts. The board of trustees govern the charity and are accountable to our members.

As a member of The Fawcett Society you will also receive discounted/free places at Fawcett events through the year, an introductory 50% off Fawcett this is what a feminist looks like t-shirt, our monthly enewsletter and twice yearly emagazine,.  When you join we will also notify you of any local Fawcett Society groups in your area. For affiliate members this applies to your registered representative only.

We reserve the right to change the benefits that apply to Fawcett Society membership at any time and without prior notice.

We will endeavour to keep in regular contact with you via email and will only use your postal address in the event of no email address being provided.  We will use the latest contact information you provide us with and cannot be held responsible for any items which are not received if you change your contact details without notifying us.

The Fawcett Society stores your details in compliance with the Data Protection Act and does not share your details with third parties. You can view our Privacy Policy here.

Family membership is open to up to 4 individuals who are members of the same family. It is for the applicant to determine who is in their family. Each individual who has been signed up as part of a family membership will be given the same individual rights as other Fawcett members. Each family membership has a lead member who is responsible for payment. The family membership can have multiple members. Members who have joined as part of the same family membership are identified on individual membership records.

If gift or family membership of the Fawcett Society has been purchased on behalf of a child aged under 16 we will continue to communicate with the appropriate adult named on the membership application until the member reaches the age of 16.

The Fawcett Society reserves the right to refuse or terminate membership if the individual member or affiliating member organisation behaves in a manner that contravenes our code of conduct which is set out below. All members will adhere to the rules set out in The Fawcett Society’s governing document – our Memorandum and Articles. A copy is available on our website.

Force majeure – neither party shall be liable to the other for any delay or non-performance of its obligations by reason of matters beyond its control including, but not limited to, any act of terrorism, war, riot, civil commotion, compliance with any law or government order, fire, flood or storm, strikes, or any other industrial dispute, delay in transit, power failure, postal delay, or any event that cannot be reasonably be planned for or avoided. In which case, we will deliver as soon as is reasonably possible.

Membership does not entitle you to use the Fawcett Society logo or present yourself as representing Fawcett Society views unless you have obtained permission from the Chief Executive in writing.

Membership subscriptions will be taken on an annual or monthly basis based on the payment frequency you choose when you join. You can change the frequency of when you make your payment to us or you can cancel at any time by emailing us at [email protected].  Cancellations will only be accepted in writing. Direct debit membership subscriptions whether monthly or annually, will run indefinitely and will renew automatically unless you choose to cancel it.  Those without a direct debit subscription will be contacted at the point of renewal.

Our affiliates and members are the heartbeat of Fawcett. By joining Fawcett today you will be helping us make sex discrimination history and speeding up progress towards gender equality.

Affiliation benefits

  • The opportunity to partner with us on our campaigns
  • One invitation per organisation/branch to attend our annual meeting
  • Member discounts at Fawcett events. Some events will be FREE to members.
  • Our regular newsletter, keeping in touch with campaigns and any developments
  • Members’ discounts in our online shop

Sign your organisation up to be an affiliate today!