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Membership FAQ

Am I eligible to join?

ALLi has four grades of member, from Associate Membership (those preparing to self-publish) to Authorpreneur (those earning their living from their author business):

  • Author Membership
    For authors who have self-published a full-length book for adults (50,000+) or children or substantial collection of shorter works/poetry. Also for writers who have trade-published who are now preparing to author-publish.
  • Authorpreneur Membership
    For full-time author-publishers, earning their living from their author business. Authorpreneur Members have sold a minimum of 50,000 books in the past two years, or page read or other business equivalents.  Applications are assessed.
  • Partner Membership
    For self-publishing services and companies offering approved services to indie authors. ALLi Partner Members range from freelance editors and designers to large self-publishing services like Amazon KDP, Apple Books, Kobo Writing Life and IngramSpark. Applications are assessed by our watchdog desk.
  • Associate/Student Membership
    For authors preparing to self-publish their first book or creative writing, multimedia or publishing students with an interest in author-publishing.

Full details and pricing for all our memberships are available on the Joining Page.