Thank you for your interest in joining AMARC Europe. With your AMARC membership you join over 300 community radio stations and federations in over 20 European countries and over 3.000 AMARC members worldwide with the aim to strengthen the community media sector in Europe and worldwide.

AMARC Europe is the biggest European community media network with focus on political support for our members and the continuous improvement of the framework for community media in Europe through advocacy and lobbying campaigns.

Through our continuous collaborations and projects with European and international partners, we create a broad variety of opportunities for sector-specific trainings, networking and exchanges for our members. In addition, our members are able to use free of charge our office facilities and meetings rooms at the umbrella organisation of Flanders NGOs, unions and solidarity groups (https://www.11.be/en/) in the centre of Brussels.

Summary of the benefits of AMARC membership

  • AMARC Europe is promoting networking, lobbying and advocacy activities for the European community radio sector with European Union, Council of Europe, UN institutions and the civil society and NGO sector
  • AMARC Europe promotes and gives visibility to Good and Best-Practice examples within and beyond the community media sector
  • AMARC Europe provides political support for community media e.g. regulation processes, consultations on community media et al
  • AMARC Europe opens up its office, meeting rooms and infrastructure in Brussels for members e.g. for meetings or events
  • AMARC Europe provides continues communication and information exchange on the community radio environment in Europe and beyond
  • AMARC Europe is a multi-channel dissemination platform for information, needs and demands of its members and the community media movement
  • AMARC Europe is regularly organising events & meetings on relevant topics for the community media sector
  • AMARC Europe provides diverse opportunities  for common projects and activities with European and Non-European partners
  • As AMARC Europe member you are part of a worldwide movement with over 3.000 members globally
  • AMARC Europe offers possibilities for volunteers e.g. EVS
  • Access to a .radio domain for 25€ per year instead of 300€

Regular Member

(25€ per year or more)

Europe-based community radio stations, production groups, national or regional community media associations and federations who adhere the goals of AMARC Europe specified in the AMARC Europe charter can become REGULAR MEMBERS. Regular Members are eligible to vote at the General Assembly.

In the process of registration, your organisation needs to nominate one person as “permanent delegate” to AMARC Europe, who will represent your radio station or federation during meetings, General Assemblies and will function as the main contact point for AMARC Europe.

Associate Member

(25€ per year or more)

Europe-based organisations, who are not community radios or federations, and individuals who adhere the goals of AMARC Europe specified in the AMARC Europe charter, can become Associate Members. Associate Members are not eligible to vote at the General Assembly but have a consultative status at General Assemblies.