Our Membership Offer

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PPMA Membership is open to all:

  • HR/OD professionals in the public sector
  • HR/OD professionals in organisations who work on the delivery of HR/OD in public sector organisations
  • Other professionals who have “people management” as part of their role.

The PPMA member value proposition:

We work very hard to deliver a range of benefits and we keep them under constant review to ensure we deliver value for money.  We are proud of the comprehensive offering to our members. We offer:

  • Insight: the opportunity through our Strategic Themes to access and participate in member led research, thought leadership, and sharing experiences and practice with colleagues across public service.
  • Relationships: the opportunity to actively participate in national and regional events, be part of a diverse, passionate community of professionals, develop relationships with influential colleagues across public services and meet sponsors and partners who can support your knowledge and development.
  • Career enhancement: the opportunity to participate in our Let’s Talk: You development programmes; and through participating in our regional networks, strategic themes and our annual PPMA Excellence in People Management awards programme, demonstrate tangible evidence of your commitment to personal and professional development.

Specific benefits for PPMA members:

  • Access to free PPMA organised events and discounts to events such as conference
  • Free access to research, case studies, webinar masterclasses through our PPMA Knowledge zone, in addition to comprehensive resources available on our main pages
  • Reduced pricing for non PPMA events, e.g., discounted entry to the Personnel Today Awards
  • Preferential joining opportunities for Boundless (see below)
  • Participation in activities with our colleagues from HPMA, UHR and CIPD, delivered through our Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).  For HR Directors this includes access to strategic HRD Forums.
  • A free CARI questionnaire, delivered by The Maria Paviour Company.
  • Additionally PPMA member organisations are able to participate in CARI 2020 – a strategic project designed to capture wellbeing data for one million public sector workers, at discounted rates.

You can find our more about CARi and CARi 2020 by clicking here.

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You can find out more information about membership in our membership brochure, which you can download below.

For more information about membership email:
[email protected]


CODE A - Individual Member rate
£80 for access until Tue, Jun 30, 2020

CODE B - 2 to 3 Named Members
£220 for access until Tue, Jun 30, 2020

CODE C - 4 to 6 Named Members
£300 for access until Tue, Jun 30, 2020

CODE D - 7 to 9 Named Members
£525 for access until Tue, Jun 30, 2020

CODE E - Open Membership
£750 for access until Tue, Jun 30, 2020
Members do not have to be named giving organisations more flexibility in who attends PPMA events. However, individuals attending PPMA events must register their details with the PPMA for the benefits of attendance records and contact arrangements.

Save more with PPMA from Boundless

PPMA has partnered with Boundless to offer our members new experiences, things to do and exclusive savings.  Ordinarily it costs £27 a year to join.  However, we are delighted to announce a PPMA Exclusive Member Offer.

Boundless provides a broad range of membership benefits and services, along with owning leisure properties & a museum – the Cotswold Motoring Museum and Toy Collection.

As a Boundless member, you can access the following exclusive savings:

    • Save 2% -13% on high street brands
    • Save up to 48% on days’ out
    • Save up to 30% off travel and holidays
    • Boundless Breaks – members save 20%

You get access to member only events and experiences, real savings on over 50 big-brand partners – including Boundless Breaks holiday properties – a magazine full of inspirational content and whole load of low-cost volunteer-run activities to get involved in. Plus, they’re a mutual, so all the profits go straight back into the club, which means you can get more out of your free time and pay less.

As a PPMA member when you join Boundless you will be sent a £10 Love2Shop voucher/Gourmet Society membership card – this is an exclusive giveaway just for PPMA members – you must enter promocode PPMA19 when you join to receive your voucher/membership activation code.

Monthly Raffle

When you use your promocode PPMA19 you will be eligible for entry into the monthly prize draw.  You could win prizes from our partners ranging from weekend breaks in the UK and abroad, days-out, latest technology, gift-vouchers and more!

Don’t miss out – Join Today HERE

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