Members’ Benefits


Hebcon is the established Higher Education Business Continuity Network linking individuals and institutions.

Business Continuity Management (BCM) is important to the HEI sector as it ensures the continuity of teaching and research programmes.

Joining over 120 members across the UK your institution will benefit from the following:

  • Sharing information and expertise with a national network of business continuity professionals.
  • Attendance at HEBCoN regional meetings.
  • Attendance at regional business continuity training events.
  • The opportunity to attend the HEBCoN Annual Conference.
  • Access to a library of resources including plans and training slides.
  • Access to a bank of full-time business continuity professionals in the academic sector.
  • Access to free webinars.
  • Access to the HEBCoN email distribution group.
  • Quarterly Newsletter updates
  • Discounts offered through partners and other companies.

Who can join HEBCoN?

Membership of HEBCoN is open to Higher Education Institutions, Further Education colleges and affiliated organisations in the UK and Ireland.

Membership Categories:

Membership Cost and Benefits Full Member Associate Member Honorary Member Personal Membership
Annual Fee £290 £290 Complimentary £250
Voting Rights
Who? HE Institutions Non-HE (i.e. FE, Research Institutes) Retired HEBCoN members Previous HEBCoN members moving outside of the sector and no longer eligible for membership; at discretion of Exec. max 2 year time limit and dependant upon role
Access to website
Access to members list
Attend HEBCoN events and conferences
Regional meetings
Specialist and project groups By Invitation
Discounted prices to exhibit at HEBCoN events
Opportunities to contribute content for our website/newsletters
Eligibility to sit on Exec By invitation – max of 2 Associates on Exec In Advisory capacity by invitation By invitation only

How to Become a Full Member or Associate Member:

Membership costs £290 per institution.  Institutions can nominate appropriate people from their organisation to become HEBCoN representatives. Membership is annual and runs from 1st November – 31st October of the following year.

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If you are interested in becoming a member and would like more information, please email


2023/2024 Membership Renewal