Why should you join?

Join the leading lights of the technical communication community in the ISTC.

  1. Professional Recognition: Professional development and training through membership of the ISTC
  2. Publications: Receive the Communicator journal and Infoplus+ newsletter; the authoritative publications for UK technical communicators.
  3. Community: We facilitate your participation in the professional community by promoting online and face-to-face communication.
  4. Technical Communication UK: Receive a substantial discount when you register for the largest technical communication conference in the UK
  5. Professional Resources: As well as the many opportunities to network with your peers, as an ISTC member you can access Oxford Reference Online, Technical Communication Standards and the British Standards Institute.

Tax-deductible

Did you know that your ISTC subscription is tax deductible? The 2005/2006 Inland Revenue Understanding Your Tax Code states:

10 Job expenses: Flat rate job expenses: Professional subscriptions annual subscriptions to professional bodies – these must be connected with your job and the professional body must have been approved by the Inland Revenue.

The HMRC website lists us under: Scientific and Technical Communicators, Inst. of

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