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Agent Membership
For Agents representing three or more professional photographers working in the creative industries.

Please allow 5 to 10 working days to process your application.

AOP Agent Member Exclusive Benefits

  • Half-price Accredited Photographer memberships for each of your photographers on the Represented Photographer scheme at £205.00 inc VAT (instead of the standard £410.00 inc VAT)
  • Your own membership is free assuming you are able to meet the minimum requirement and sign up at least 70% of your photographers who are working in the UK (minimum number of 3 photographers)
  • Free comprehensive insurance review with Williamson Carson
  • Free, unlimited support from our dedicated Business & Legal team, including debtor-chase service
  • Listing in our free online directory, Find an Agent, with contact information, website and links to your Accredited Photographers’ Find a Photographer profiles.
  • Invitation to be part of the exclusive audience for the AOP Awards presentation.
  • A complimentary copy of the AOP Awards book.
  • Free Buy/Sell advertisements on the AOP website
  • Free Job Shop advertisements on the AOP website
  • Voting Rights for you and your photographers, on motions and the AOP's Board of Directors, at the Annual General Meeting
  • Agent membership also includes all benefits and discounts of the Access membership (listed here)

All these benefits for just £205.00 p.a. (inc. VAT) per photographer.

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Criteria and Terms and Conditions of Membership

You are expected to abide by the AOP Members' Charter and the AOP Code of Practice which you should read here before applying.

In order to qualify for this membership, a minimum of 70% of the photographers who are working in the UK and who you represent must be signed up as Accredited Photographer members as part of your membership commitment.

In addition, please note that ALL business and legal enquiries from your photographers who are signed up as AOP Accredited Photographer members need to be routed through yourself as the Agent.

By joining, you commit to a minimum term of membership of 12 months. This will be renewed automatically on its anniversary unless you give one calendar month's notice in writing to


Don’t just take our word for it – read what AOP Agents have to say...

"United we stand, divided we fall' was never truer than in the photography industry. The AOP works tirelessly to help the careers of individuals whilst fighting for the rights of all in our industry, including us agents! We believe in what the AOP stands for and are proud to show this by being members". - Niall Horton-Stephens

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