The Government Communication Service GCS is the professional body for UK government communications professionals working in central government departments and arm's length bodies.
As a member of GCS you will have access to training, networks and career opportunities helping you improve the service you provide and your future career prospects.
Please choose your membership type and register below to receive regular, relevant membership information, news and updates from the GCS team.
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Registration as a GCS member is open to communications professionals working in UK government departments, agencies and arm's length bodies:
GCS Affiliate membership is for public service communications professionals outside of UK central government departments and arm's length bodies. Affiliate membership is also open to those not currently employed in government communications but who wish to know more about GCS.
As an affiliate member of GCS you will have access to networks, GCS standards, tools and guidance helping you improve the service you provide and your future career prospects.
The GCS public service directory provides key contacts for UK wide public service (local government, health and emergency services) communications teams. Organisations are invited to register with the directory to validate their relevant listing, maintain the accuracy of information and provide further detail, such as named contacts.