Join Chatham House in a personal capacity to receive a range of benefits including opportunities to interact and exchange ideas with leading commentators and policy-makers at high-profile members’ events, both onsite, at Chatham House, and online via live streaming.
As well as being able to attend events and utilize our Library in house, you will also receive a tailored experience on our website, allowing you to keep updated on latest research and events and access flagship publications and online resources, including an eLibrary of 1500+ journals and news sources.
To join, please choose the appropriate membership type from the selection below.
|Membership benefit||Full member||Under 35 member||Student member*||Family member**||Web member|
|Chatham House reports and papers, expert comments and news||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Members' Newsletter (weekly)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|The World Today archive||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|International Affairs archive||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Chatham House eLibrary||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Chatham House Events archive,|
eg. A Library without Walls
|Live streaming of Members Events||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|30% discount on books and reports||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Members Events||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Two events per year|
|Under 35s Forum Events||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Chatham House Library||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Two visits per year|
|Networking Receptions around Members Events||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Guest invitations to Members Events||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Subscription to The World Today||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Subscription to International Affairs||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Discount for one Conference a year||Yes|
* To qualify for student membership you must be a student with at least three months of your course left to study and not in full time employment.
Those studying with an Academic Institutional Member (AIM) of Chatham House are eligible for AIM Student Membership and will pay a reduced annual fee of £100. View a list of AIMs here. To apply as an AIM student please contact the Membership Team.
** To qualify for family membership you must have family who are already members.
2015 Fees and Renewals
New individual membership fees will come into effect for those due to renew on or after 1 January 2015. Current members can renew at 2014 prices if the renewal fee is paid by 19 December 2014.
Current members with fewer than 3 months remaining on their membership can renew online via their Members Dashboard. Current members with more than 3 months remaining on their membership should contact the Membership Team.
Members who auto-renew by Direct Debit need not take action. From 1 January 2015, you will be able to save up to £35 on your renewal and will receive more information closer to your renewal date.
Members have access to Chatham House publications, Members Events, the Library, and all our Multimedia resources. For more details download the Individual membership flyer: and go through a formal election process (which takes up to two weeks) before being approved. Access to benefits (including attending events) will be available only once membership has been approved.
Membership can be purchased as a gift or you can let us know about someone you think may be interested in membership by referring them.
If preferable, please complete an application form:
You can return the form and payment by credit/debit card or cheque (in pounds sterling made payable to “Chatham House”) by post to: Membership, Chatham House, 10 St James's Square, London, SW1Y 4LE, UK
Contact the Membership Team
For further information about Individual Membership of Chatham House, please contact the Membership Team