Better value, better values
We believe in honest pricing every day of the year. Find out more about our member-first pricing policy.
Our heritage and history
Starting as a way to avoid a diplomatic incident in 1874, The Wine Society is now the world’s oldest wine-selling co-operative.
Meet our buyers and growers
Meet our expert buying team and some of the talented winemakers they’ve uncovered from across the globe.
Getting more from your membership
When you join The Wine Society you’ll get access to far more than just great wines – our Tastings & Events programme, online guides and inspiration, plus access to our Community will help you get the most out of whatever’s in your glass.
Join our tastings and other events
Discover the delights of food and wine matching, take a deep dive into a favourite region and more with our calendar of live and online events.
Discover all there is to know about wine
Expertise, advice, recipes and hot topics; we have everything you need and ever wanted to know about wine, and then more!
Connect with fellow members on our online Community, where you can swap tips, seek advice and take part in exclusive events.
Become a member today
Join more than 180,000 members and choose from over 1,400 carefully selected wines from around the world. Our non-profit-maximising mutual status means our wines are always at everyday low prices – and we’ll deliver them to you for free throughout the UK.
- £20 off your first order
- Fairly priced wines all year round
- Free UK delivery on all orders, big or small
- Access to in-person and online tastings and events
Give the gift of great wine with all the benefits of lifetime membership to a wine-loving friend, relative or colleague.
Want to start a cellar of fine wine, reserve a case of something special for future enjoyment or simply receive regular deliveries of delicious buyer-picked wines? Our services and plans make it easy to get enjoy your wine, your way.
By joining one of our wine plans, you'll receive regular selections of delicious wines, to enjoy now or for laying down.
Our En Primeur and First Release offers allow you to spread the cost of purchase by deferring payment of duty and VAT until you have the wine delivered.
Storing your wines
More than 20,000 members choose to store their wines in our temperature-controlled storage facility.
Wine Specialists team
Available to every member, no matter the question, the Wine Specialists team is here to help enhance your joy of wine.
While our members’ satisfaction is what matters most, it’s always a great thrill to be recognised by awards panels for the wines and services we offer. It also helps us to spread the word and encourage new members to join us and helps our Society continue to thrive.
Learn more about how our unique society of wine lovers is run, including more about our Committee and leadership team.
Governance and management
When you join The Society you’re not just a customer – you get a say in how our unique business is run.
The Society Rules, legalities, and more information about holding a share.
Society meetings and reporting
Find out about our 2023 AGM, previous Annual Reviews, buyers’ reports & financial statements.