Join the Urban Design Group

Make sure you are at the leading edge of urban design - join the Urban Design Group today!

Membership of the Urban Design Group brings the following benefits:

  • Urban Design (quarterly) - The leading journal in its field

 

  • Urban Design Directory - The guide to urban design practices and courses

 

  • UrbanNous - Our excellent online on-demand lecture service 

www.UrbanNous.org.uk

  • Urban Update – Our regular email newsletter, including the latest news, research, events and jobs 
  • Events, seminars, conferences and international study tours at reduced rates
  • Regional events and activities (where available).
  •  Additional benefits for practice and university members, including entries in the index section of Urban Design and the Urban Design Directory, plus a listing on this website. 
  •  Corporate and partnership packages also available (from January 2014)

1. Choose the right category of membership for you - see the bottom this page of the details

2. Complete the appropriate application form and send it to us:

3. Pay your subscription

  • Direct debit - (complete the Direct Debit mandate on the application form or for renewals download here).
  • By debit or credit card, or Paypal click here
  • By cheque (payable to Urban Design Group),
  • Companies can request to pay by BACS - see the application form

4. Enjoy the benefits of membership!

You will receive a starter pack comprising the latest issue of Urban Design journal, and the current Urban Design Directory, you will also start to receive the Urban Update email news and research information service.

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Choose the category of membership that is right for you....

Category

What’s included?

Cost per year

Notes

Individual member
(UK and international)

  • Urban Design (4 issues per year)
  • Urban Design Directory (biennial)
  • Urban Update – regular newsletter
  • Reduced rates for UDG events, study tours and the National Conference on Urban Design

£50

 

Concession rate
(for full-time students, unwaged and retired members – UK only)

  • As above

£30

NB: Student and unwaged concession rates can only be claimed for a maximum of 3 years.

Recognised Practitioner

  • Designation as Recognised Practitioner in urban design
  • Other benefits as for standard members

£80

See here for details of application and assessment process

Education

  • Urban Design x 1 (for named contact)
  • Listing in index of Urban Design
  • Listing on UDG website
  • Opportunity for listing in biennial Directory
  • Batch of journals for distribution to students once a year.
  • UDG education network
  • Invitation to free annual symposium

£250

 

 

Local Authority

  • 2 copies of Urban Design each quarter for named contacts
  • Urban Design Directory (biennial)
  • Urban Update – regular newsletter
  •  UDG member rate admission at events for urban design staff

£100

 

UK Library

  • Urban Design (4 issues per year)
  • Urban Design Directory (biennial)

£80

 

International Library

  • Urban Design (4 issues per year)
  • Urban Design Directory (biennial)

£100

 

Small Practices
(5 professionals or less)

 

  • Urban Design x 1 (for named contact)
  • Listing in practice index of Urban Design, and on website
  • Opportunity for listing in biennial Urban Design Directory and the website
    www.urbandesigndirectory.com
  • UDG member rate admission at events for all staff
  • Use of UDG practice logo

£250

 

Large Practices
(6 professionals or more)

  • Urban Design (up to 4 copies for your different offices)
  • Listing in practice index of Urban Design, and on website
  • Opportunity for listing in biennial Urban Design Directory and the website www.urbandesigndirectory.com
  • UDG member rate admission at events for all staff
  • Use of UDG Practice Logo

£450

 

Corporate Membership for non-practices

  • Urban Design x 1 (for named contact)
  • Urban Design Directory (biennial)
  • Sponsorship of an evening event
  • Free place at the UDG conference

£750

 

Partnership

As with practice membership plus…

  • Identified as a UDG partner throughout the year with visual presence on website and newsletter.
  • 1 x A4 back cover advert on Urban Design
  • Banner/stand at the National Conference on Urban Design and the annual awards event
  • Advert in the conference and awards event programmes
  • 4 places for the conference and awards event
  • Keynote speaking slot at the National Conference on Urban Design

See the UDG Partnership flyer.

£2700

Only 4 partner slots available per year. Contact administration@udg.org.uk for further information.

If you have any queries or problems, please do get in touch with us:

Robert Huxford, Director or Alexandra Rook, Development Manager
Urban Design Group, 70 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6EJ
Email: administration@udg.org.uk / Tel: 020 7250 0892