Join us - support and defend free software!


It is not possible to join the AFFS as it is closed. However below is a review of the call to arms " Join us - support and defend free software!" and an idea of what membership of the AFFS meant


  • Membership was open to everyone
  • Memebership benefits included:
  • ADP News - News brought to you around the clock
  • Free entry to the AFFS conference / workgroups
  • Newsletter about free software events in the UK and Europe
  • Representation of your interests to UK national bodies, including government
  • Access to advice from our information desk (no longer available
    Support and funding of free software community activities and related campaigns (e.g against software patents)





The Association for Free Software has ceased trading. The ownership of this domain and this site is WHOLLY UNCONNECTED with the former Association or the former owners and all responsibility for any issues in relation to the domain or the site attaches solely to the present owners. If you would like to submit an article or information about your experience with the AFFS please email frontdesk@affs.org.uk and we will endeavour to include it in this site. For more legal advice see Liddingtons.