All registered users are entitled to Discounts on Article Processing Charges.

Research to Publication prepares researchers to publish in any high-quality international journal. 

As a subscription benefit, all registered users are entitled to a significant discount on Article Processing Charges when their papers are accepted into any of BMJ’s journals.*

Discounts are valid for a full 24 months after the subscription to Research to Publication has expired.

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As part of our commitment to improving the quality of research and the volume of articles being published, subscribers that use BMJ Author Services to fine-tune their submission will receive an additional 5% discount.** 

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*Discount can only be claimed by the corresponding lead author at the subscribing institution.  
**Discounts are determined by The World Bank and Hinari classifications. Discounts don’t apply to publications in BMJ Case Reports.

Registered users who wish to publish a protocol in BMJ Open are entitled to a discount of 75 percent on article processing charges. To claim this discount, users need to provide proof of completing Research to Publication by submitting their completion certificate to