Once we’ve received your membership enquiry, we’ll contact you to find out more about your company and why you’d like to join PAGB. We’ll ask you to read our Articles of Association, which set out PAGB’s purpose and the scope of our work. They also establish the relationship between PAGB and its members, and the requirements of membership.
Associate members will be asked to read and accept the Terms and Conditions of associate membership.
All membership enquiries are subject to checks and review by our membership committee. Once the process has successfully completed we’ll welcome you into membership and you’ll be able to start using our services and enjoying the benefits of membership.
Below are the answers to some frequently asked questions. Please contact us to apply or for more information.
Companies qualify for full membership of PAGB if they manufacture and/or market branded non-prescription medicines, self-care medical devices, food supplements or registered herbal medicines in the United Kingdom.
Full members are required to support the aims of PAGB and agree to comply with the Articles of Association and the Codes of Practice:
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Your company can apply to join PAGB as a “Gateway” Associate Member. Once your product has been launched your company can apply to become a full Member. (see our definitions of membership)
Your company can apply for “Gateway” Associate Membership.
Companies that meet the criteria for associate membership can apply to be associate members. We accept applications in two categories:
Full Members pay an annual membership fee based on the eligible products they market in the UK. The minimum fee is £3,500 plus VAT at 20%. Any company wishing to join should contact PAGB for a quotation on their subscription.
The annual subscription for Associate members is £2,500 plus VAT at 20%.
PAGB services and benefits are only available to members and associate members once payment of the subscription has been made. We’ll do our best to ensure that your application is dealt with efficiently and that you can start enjoying the benefits of members as soon as possible.