Delivering a Stamp of Trust for the Media Industry

Agencies and Advertisers

AgenciesAdvertisersBOur agency and advertiser members receive access to a wealth of ABC data and training. By registering online you can start enjoying ABC member benefits!

ABC Membership

Is your company already an ABC member? Check here.


  • Access to ABC Interactive Tables - these show sector-specific data for an overview of each reporting period (including Year on Year % changes and a wide variety of other data)
  • Access to all published certificates going back to the year 2000
  • Access to ABC Advanced Reporting - this specially designed online tool enables you to analyse data, create reports and share your insights with colleagues
  • Eligibility to attend training courses to help you make the most out of us and our services
  • ABC newsletter correspondence informing you about the latest developments and events

   Once your company is registered as an ABC member, your colleagues can be set up with their own
   access to ABC data.

   (To find out if your agency or advertising company is currently a member of ABC, please refer to
   our current member list.)

We have partnered with the IPA (Institute of Practitioners in Advertising) and IAPI (Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland) to offer free ABC membership to their members. If your agency is an IPA or IAPI member but not yet an ABC member, use our online membership form to join and start accessing our data.

   Rolling Membership and Cancellation

  • ABC membership is on a continuous basis. Annual fees will be payable on 1st April each year.
  • If you wish to cancel your membership at any point, please inform us in writing. Alternatively, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • If your membership is cancelled partway through a membership year, ABC will issue a credit note for the remaining period of the membership year.

ABC Training

Our new online learning courses are free for media buyers and planners. Learn more about our data so you can plan and buy with greater confidence.

Click here to try the Module 1 course demo or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request access to the complete course.

Module 1 - Introduction to ABC
(Duration: 25-30 minutes. Qualifies for CPD points)
This course module is aimed at those starting their media planning/buying career, or who want to refresh their knowledge of ABC.

After completing this course, you will understand:

  • How and why ABC sets industry standards
  • The different ways you can view our data
  • Why it's important to ask media owners for the ABC 'stamp of trust' when trading

    More online learning courses coming soon!


Laura and Suzy delivered a fascinating, well-structured session, clearly explaining how ABC delivers both media brand measurement and digital verification to industry agreed standards. The feedback was extremely positive from all delegates and we look forward to arranging more training sessions with ABC in future. 
Dinesh Joseph, Learning & Development Manager at GroupM University


We think what we do is valuable, but don't just take our word for it! Watch the video below to hear views from three industry experts.

Who to contact 
If you have a query about anything ABC related, please contact your dedicated agency and advertiser relationship manager:

Suzy Saker1Suzy Saker

Agency and Advertiser Relationship Manager

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01442 200762


ABC Reports

ABC reports are available to all ABC Members and paid users.

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ABC Breakfast Briefing 

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Contact Us

ABC - Audit Bureau of Circulations Ltd
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Office hours are 9am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday

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The Joint Industry Currencies (JICs) are owned by the industry - advertisers, agencies and media owners – to provide transparent and objective audience measurement for each medium. These data are produced and sold at cost providing both industry accountability and a robust trading currency for each medium.


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