The Royal Academy of Culinary Arts launched its Friends membership in 2010 to mark its 30th Anniversary.

Friends membership is open to those who support the philosophy and work of the Academy but who is not eligible to join as an Academician. Friends membership is not restricted to the hospitality industry.

Why become a friend of the Academy?

  • Friends support the Academy’s aims and objectives and believe in the importance of the Academy’s activities.
  • Friends of the Academy are invited to a series of events each year that offer a unique opportunities to meet likeminded people from within and outside the hospitality industry as well as members of the Academy.
  • Friends are kept up to date with Academy Activities through our newsletter and regular e-alerts. Friends are invited to Academy events and dinners and, where possible, are offered priority booking.

How to become a friend of the Academy

Please contact 020 8673 6300

Download Friends Application Form

A full list of the friends management committee can be downloaded here

View our friends brochure here