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Individual Membership Application Form

If you would like your membership application processed immediately, please complete the application form below with details of your credit card.

We accept the following payment methods. You can join on-line only by credit card. If you are interested in one of the other payment schemes, please contact the Membership Department.

By Credit Card - We accept Mastercard, Visa, Switch/Delta (Debit cards),and American Express.

Payment in Local Currency - By direct payment into The Textile Institute bank account.

By Cheque/Money Order - In GB£ / US$ payable to The Textile Institute

By Invoice - If your company has agreed to pay your membership fee, please let us know the contact details so that we can issue an invoice.

CONFIRMATON: You will be sent a confirmation from the UK office within 2 business days (UK time). If you do not receive that confirming e-mail, please contact the Membership Department as soon as possible.

Individual Membership Fees

12 months membership is GB£121/US$150 for all countries worldwide. There may be discounts for certain countries where the average salary is low. Please click here or contact the membership dept for further information. Please note that all $ values are to act as a guide and the currency exchange rate is determined on the day of purchase.

Student Membership Information

If your college or university is a Corporate Member of the Textile Institute you can receive membership for Free! (for a list Corporate Member Institutions please click here) Student membership is now only GB£10/US$15 to all other students. Must be a Full time Student and Proof of Student Status must be provided.

textiles magazine in digital format is provided to all student members as part of their package.  

If you have graduated within the last 24 months you are eligible for our graduate rate of GB£71/US$90. To receive this discount you must provide us with proof of your graduation such as a copy of your certificate.

AATCC/HKITA Special Rate

Are you a member of the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) or Hong Kong Institution of Textile and Apparel (HKITA)? If so, you can join The TI at a reduced rate of £86/per year.
I am a member of AATCC or HKITA: Yes No
If yes, my membership number is:

NOTE: Credit Card information is transferred by a SECURE SERVER. If you are using Internet Explorer, please note the small padlock icon at the bottom of the window. Click on it for further information.

Step 1: Personal Information
Surname or Family Name (Required)
First Name/s (Required)
E-mail address (Required)
Yes No
Previous TI Member?
If so, please enter number if possible
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
Postal/Zip Code

Home Telephone

Home Fax
Birth Date
Male Female
Professional Affiliation
Organization Name
Job Title
Business Address Line 1
Business Address Line 2
Business City
Business State/Region
Business Postal/Zip Code
Business Country
Business Telephone
Business FAX
Home or Business
Preferred Address

Membership Magazine
As a member of the The Textile Institute you will receive textiles as your membership magazine without an additional charge.

Special Interest Groups (SIG)
Please Select at least one area of special interest areas. You may select up to 3.

Apparel Footwear Design
Fibre Science Weaving Knitting
Nonwovens Dyeing / Finishing Narrow Fabrics
Floorcoverings Technical Textiles Information Technology
Textile Economics Sustainability Education
Smart Wearables / Smart Materials Other:

Step 2: Select Payment Amount:

One Year Membership Fee (Required)

GB£114.95/US$140 - Early Renewal Discount
Free Student Membership - Click here for information
Student Membership GB£10/US$15
Retired, unwaged or Graduate Rate (graduated within last 24 months) GB£71/US$90
AATCC/HKITA Member Rate GB£86/US$110
Earnings related discount rate 1.. see rules GB£67/US$85
Earnings related discount rate 2.. see rules GB£46/US$60

Step 3: Credit Card Information

American Express Visa Mastercard/Access Switch/Delta

Credit/Debit Card Number (Required, no spaces)
Expiration Month (Required)
Expiration Year (Required)
Security Code (Required) (last 3 digits on card back or 4 digits on AMEX front)

For Switch/Delta Cards only:
Start Month (2 Digits) Start Year (2 Digits)

Full name on the Card (only if different than name given above)
Street Address Line 1
Street Address Line 2
Postal/Zip Code

Member Get Member Information
If your are joining as a result of a discussion with a current member, they will have provided you with their name and membership number. Please enter it in the form below so they can receive credit.
Current Member's Full Name
Membership Number

Please include any additional information.


CONFIRMATON: You will receive two confirming emails. The first is sent by the system immediately. The second confirmation is sent from the UK office within 2 business days (UK time). If you do not receive that confirming e-mail, please contact the Membership Department as soon as possible.

NOTE: Your credit card information is processed manually by the TI office. You card is not charged until that processing takes place and you will receive a notification from the office.

Please press the Submit Button only ONCE. there may be a delay as long as 60 seconds before the confirmation page is printed. The data is being processed by on a secure server. If your browser does not recognize this certificate, please recognize the server. Joe Cunning is the Membership Chair of The Textile Institute and has graciously agreed to process the membership data.

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Upcoming Events

6-8 March 2017
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The TI is pleased to announce the latest issue of its members magazine, textiles. This edition is offered in both digital and print versions. Institute members can read the digital edition in the "Members Only" section of this website.