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HKJA Membership Application Guidelines
- Documents Required
- Your business card and a passport photo (soft or hard-copy)
- For freelance journalists, please provide copies of your latest published articles. Printed version, photocopy version or link will be fine.
- For students, please provide a photocopy of your student card.
- Membership and 2018-19 Discounted Membership Fee
- Membership year commences on 1 September and ends on 31 August of the following year.
- For Full/Associate/PR member applicant, the total membership fee for 2018-2019 is HK$100 (entrance fee of HK$20 and annual subscription HK$80). For membership application submitted on or after 1 March, the total membership fee is HK$50 (entrance fee of HK$10 and half year fee HK$40). After the first year, the yearly subscription is HK$200.
Student membership fee is HK$20 for full year, covering both annual and entrance fees.
- Please pay the membership fee only after the application is approved.
- Press Card
- A Full Member can apply for the HKJA Press Card and IFJ Press Card, subjected to the approval of the Executive Committee.
- For HKJA Press Card, the application fee is HK$50 and a JPEG format digital photograph is required. Please contact us for the application form.
- For IFJ Press Card, the application fee is HK$600. Please submit a JPEG format digital photograph
and your HKID Card photocopy together with the application form. Please contact us for the form.
- Terms & Conditions
- Members should abide by the rules set out in the HKJA constitution.
- Members should provide all the necessary documents together with the application form (please refer to the Guideline 1.).
- HKJA reserves the right to reject any application for membership, HKJA Press Card and/ or IFJ Press Card for any or no reason.
Or you click here to download the membership application form, and post the completed form to: Hong Kong Journalists Association, Flat A, 15/F., Henfa Comm. Building 348-350 Lockhart Road Wanchai, Hong Kong.
Membership Application Form
(Please complete in English BLOCK letters)