briefings & podcasts

AudioUK is being funded by the Govt's Business Readiness Fund to help UK audio companies prepare for leaving the EU. Click here for more details on the Audiotrain site.

All about AudioUK

Mission statement - what we do - membership directory - the AudioUK Board - the AudioUK Secretariat - privacy statement

Policy & public affairs

AudioUK policy papers - news & press releases - AudioUK in the nations & regions - related organisations

Costs and benefits

Membership fees - application form - AudioUK legal services scheme - Radio Academy discount membership

Audio Content Fund

A new three-year £3m fund launch April 2019, to support public service audio production, predominantly on commercial radio, across the UK

Information for all

Working with & for indies - international rights agents - useful contacts - executive producers - freelancers - studios and OB facilities - app designers in AudioUK

Audiotrain & Awards

AudioUK Events: Audiotrain - the Audio Production Awards - the Radio Academy ARIAs - other broadcasting awards

members only

members only

Log in / log out - legal scheme contracts - special offers and market opportunities - resources for BBC productions - BBC presentation to indies 8 June 2017 - Radio 4 rolling commissioning guidelines

AudioUK members on twitter

Take a peek at the amazing level of activity from AudioUK members on this twitter list

Creative Industries Federation

CIF logoAudioUK is an enthusiastic member of the Creative Industries Federation and proud to support its excellent work on behalf of one of the UK's major economic sectors.

Services open to all

This section comprises the following pages - click any link to find out more:

Audiotrain - our major radio training programme (external website)
Audio UK Events ...
Audio Production Awards ...
Radio Academy ARIAs ... [external website]
other broadcasting award schemes ...

AudioUK organises events of various kinds, generally through its trading arm Audio Producers Events Ltd.

For the annual Audio Production Awards, please see the dedicated website.

For training courses and masterclasses, please go to the Audiotrain website.

the RIG Events group also organises our Annual General Meeting, some details of which are made public each year.  However most details are restricted to paid-up members of RIG, and can be found in the 'Members Only' area.

We have had the following info from Mixcloud about their Awards scheme which launched on 6 July 2015 and should interest many of you. Any questions please address their contact below.


We’re proud to celebrate online radio around the world with the second edition of the Online Radio Awards.

After last year’s success with 15,000 nominations, Mixcloud in partnership with International Radio Festival launch the second edition of Online Radio Awards.

What is Online Radio?

It’s radio that is made readily available over the internet and can be accessed on any type of device be it laptop, phone or tablet – basically anything that can be connected to the internet.

How do I get involved?

There are 11 categories for ‘Best Online Music Show’, 8 categories for ‘Best Online Talk Show’ and 5 categories for ‘Best Online Radio Station’ so there's something in there for you, regardless of your preference. Voting is open to anyone, anywhere in the world. You will be able to nominate yourself or the show/station that you love by filling in a form at

If you’re looking to win the award of ‘Best Online Radio Show’, ‘Best Online Talk Show’ or ‘Best Online Radio Station’ then get sharing over social media to boost your chances!

Remember if you’re tweeting about the awards use: #ORA15 #MixcloudAwards

For more information visit our Mixcloud Online Radio Awards website HERE and help us spread the word. GOOD LUCK!

Andreea Magdalina
VP Content & Community || Mixcloud
@amagdalina || ||

In this section there are a number of pages which are resources that any visitor to this website is welcome to use.  Please follow the links below to learn more:

Useful contacts ...

Executive producers ...

Freelancers ...

Studios and OB facilities ...

Working with and for Indies ...

App Designers in AudioUK ...

Indies on Air this Week archive ...

It is important for UK audio production companies to have their work recognised and rewarded. In alphabetical order, here are the Awards that we know about, in addition of course to our own Audio Production Awards.



If you have an awards event that you would like added here, do please send as many details as possible to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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AudioUK is a trading name of the Audio Producers Association, a company limited by guarantee, registration number 06527771, regd office Unit 2 Olympic Court, Whitehills Business Park, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 5GU

Contact information: Will Jackson, Managing Director   Kim Mason, Administrator

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