Delivering a Stamp of Trust for the Media Industry

Agencies & Advertisers

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



  • 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.
    Our new ABC online learning courses offer a quick and enjoyable way for you to find out how we help you trade with greater confidence.

    ABC courses are free for media buyers and planners.

    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!

    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

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    01442 200762


    ABC Reports

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    Contact Us

    ABC - Audit Bureau of Circulations Ltd
    Saxon House, 211 High Street, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1AD

    Switchboard: +44 (1442) 870 800
    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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