Advertise in Barnet First

Why advertise in Barnet First?

Partner with a trusted source of information
Barnet First magazine recently celebrated 20 years as the flagship of Barnet Council's resident communications. 

Get your message to every home in the borough
Barnet First is the most widely distributed publication in the borough and is delivered to over 155,000 households, four times a year.

Reach a huge audience
With 400,000 residents, Barnet has the largest population of any London borough and is the 11th largest local authority area in the UK. Based on projections, Barnet will extend its lead as the most populous borough in London in the future.

Reach the right audience
Based on the 2011 Census, Barnet has more socio-economic ABC1s (aged 16-64) than any other borough in outer London and is third overall in London.

Great value for your advertising spend
The cost of advertising in Barnet First compares favourably to many other London council magazines and other local publications in terms of price, audience reached and audience demographics

To contact the editorial team about advertising, email:

Rate card 2021/22

Size and placement Rate
Event classified (6x7cm) £200
Standard full page £1650
Half page £850
Quarter page £450
Double page spread £3250
Inside front cover* £2000
Outside back cover* £2500
Centre page pull-out* (4 pages total) £6750
Outer wrap* (4 pages total) £8500

* Subject to availability.

Discounts are available for multiple issue bookings.

Reduced rates are available for partnership organisations, government, NHS and charities. Details available on request.

Barnet First is published in March, July/August, October and early December every year.