Membership of the society is open for all.

Members receive the ESC Newsletter and the European Journal of Criminology (published six times a year by the European Society of Criminology in partnership with Sage Publications).

The membership fees for 2018 (1st January 2018 to 31st December 2018) are:

Membership 75 euros    Register and pay
Student membership 40 euros   Register and pay
Full membership for 3 years (1st January 2018 to 31st December 2020)   225 euros   Register and pay


If you want to pay by bank transfer or send us your information by regular mail or fax, please fill in this form.

To be eligible for the student membership the applicants are kindly requested to send by fax a copy of the attendence certificate issued by their university/institution.

General Conditions: Members of the European Society of Criminology (ESC) receive free access to the European Journal of Criminology and to the ESC Newsletter. They also pay a reduced registration fee when participating in the ESC Annual Conference. The membership is not renewed automatically. Please remember to renew your membership at the beginning of the year.

Cancellation policy: Cancellations can only take place within 15 days of the reception of this form. In that case, the full amount with a deduction of 10% for administrative costs will be reimbursed. There is no reimbursement for cancellations received after that date.

For membership inquiries, please contact:

Prof. Marcelo Aebi
European Society of Criminology
Institute of Criminology and Penal Law
University of Lausanne
CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel: +41 21 692 46 38
Fax: +41 21 692 46 45
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