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 2017 (1st January 2017 to 31st December 2017) are:

Membership 75 euros
Student membership 40 euros
Full membership for 3 years (1st January 2017 to 31st December 2019)   225 euros


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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