Join the OR Society

Step 1 – Membership Choices and Payment Options

If you already have a username and password for the OR Society website, please login first.

What you get for your membership

  • Access to all electronic publications (JORS, EJIS, KMRP, HS, Inside OR, IAOR and JBA)
  • Professional Development through Accreditation
  • Access to services in the Members' Resources area
  • Discounted prices at our training courses and conferences (inc. the Annual and also Young OR conferences)
  • Notice of meetings of Regional Societies and Special Interest Groups.
  • FULL MEMBERS: One of JORS (monthly) or Inside OR (monthly) in print.
  • STUDENT MEMBERS: All publications provided free online but may be purchased in hard copy.


  • Additional publications in print
    • JORS, EJIS, KMRP, JOS, HS, Inside OR or JBA at £9.00 per annum each.
    • OR/MS TODAY - UK members £25.00 or overseas members £28.00 per annum
  • Overseas members - There is an additional charge for overseas members to cover postage of Inside OR.
  • Back Issues - back issues of publications may be available at additional cost.

Subscription rates

Annual Rate Annual Rate (Direct Debit) Monthly Rate (Direct Debit or Future Pay)
Full member £78.00 £73.50 £6.10
Retired (Full member) £52.00 £49.00 £4.05
Member of other OR society (Full member) £52.00 £49.00 £4.05

Overseas additional rates

There is an additional charge for overseas members to cover the postage of Inside O.R.

Annual Rate Monthly Rate
Europe £36.00 £3.00
Surface mail to rest of the world £00.00 £00.00
Airmail to Zone 1 £48.00 £4.00
Airmail to Zone 2 (covers Australia, China, Fiji, Japan, Korea, New Zealand and Taiwan) £48.00 £4.00

Please select the type of membership.

If you would like more information about membership of the OR Society, contact the Membership Secretary, Carol Smith (email:

Data Protection Act. Personal data you supply in joining The OR Society will be used for administering your membership, providing you with services, and other internal OR Society purposes. The OR Society does not pass personal data to other organisations, except where this is necessary to the provision of members' services.