You can still join/renew your AUE membership even though we’re having problems with PayPal

Updated: May 07, 2020

If you have tried to apply to become a member, and you receive a notice that your payment hasn't gone through, please be patient. We will contact you directly and offer an alternative method of payment.

We are working hard to alleviate this problem and we thank you for your understanding.

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Further Reading

Artists’ Union England is an active union and is constantly campaigning, producing resources and signposting opportunites for its members:




Membership Benefits

A membership to Artists’ Union England gets you professional support and access to resources. That means you’ll get:

  • Public and Products Liability (PPL) insurance
  • 30 minutes FREE legal advice
  • Access to resources about artists’ issues
  • FREE training and study opportunities
  • Tax guidance

Your membership means help will be there when you need it and we’ll constantly campaign for artist’s rights.

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Artists’ Union England is the collective voice of artists living and working in England.

Membership costs £42 annually – equivalent to £3.50 per month