Join the Magistrates Association today and become a member of the independent voice of the magistracy in England and Wales

As a member of the MA, you will:

  • Receive the latest member updates through Magistrate magazine and the MA email news bulletin
  • Receive the latest training materials, resources and support
  • Have the opportunity to contribute to MA research
  • Have the opportunity to help define MA policies if you join a committee
  • Attend national, regional and local MA events for networking and learning opportunities
  • Have the opportunity to participate in our Magistrates in the Community initiative, a co-ordinated effort to raise public awareness of the magistracy


You can join the MA in a number of ways. Pick the one that suits you:

  • Complete the online form by clicking 'join online now' below
  • Click here to complete the registration form and return by post or email
  • Phone us on 020 7387 2353


The Magistrates Association is a national charity and we ask members to make a donation each year:

  • Magistrates: £44.50
  • Retired Magistrates: £37.50
  • Associate (non-magistrates): £42.50
  • Subscriber: £34.00

If you would like to pay on a monthly basis by direct debit, please complete our online joining form, but send an e mail to stating that you would like these terms.

Please note your subscription is for one year and we do not offer partial or full refunds on rolling subscriptions.

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