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If you have a query about membership, need advice from our contracts team or if you have a general enquiry, please get in touch using the information below.

Our Estates team can help if you need to talk to us about reproducing, quoting or performing material from our managed literary estates.

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Opening hours

Mon-Thurs 9:30am to 5:30pmFriday 9:30am to 5pm

Please note: We do not at present have a suitable area to receive visitors. For your own safety, please wait until we announce the opening of our ground floor members' area before visiting us in person.

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For membership and general enquiries:

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By telephone

020 7373 6642

By post

The Society of Authors24 Bedford RowLondonWC1R 4EH

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By tube

The closest underground stations are Holborn (Central and Piccadilly Lines), Chancery Lane (Central Line) and Russell Square (Piccadilly Line).

It takes approximately 7 minutes to walk to 24 Bedford Row from Holborn or Chancery Lane, and 12 minutes from Russell Square.

By bus

We are a short walk away from Gray’s Inn Road / Theobalds Road with bus routes towards King’s Cross (63, 46, 45), Angel Islington (38, 341, 19) or Old Street (55, 243).

You can also take a bus from Holborn station towards Waterloo (521) or from Chancery Lane station towards Bank (8) or London Bridge (521).