Membership application and renewal

New members

Please read the ‘Come and Join letter’ from the membership secretary.

If you wish to join the Society, please complete the downloadable application form (and Gift Aid form if applicable). If a Gift Aid form is completed, we require a signed original, send with a C5 stamped, addressed envelope to the Membership Secretary (address on form). If not Gift Aiding, the form should preferably be sent electronically to

The membership fee for a full year in 2023-24 is £52, however New Members joining between January and June 2024 may do so for a reduced fee of £30. The preferred method of payment is by direct debit (see below for details) or BACS. Alternatively you may send a cheque with your completed membership form. For any further queries about membership please contact

Visitors are welcome to attend the monthly lectures. They will be invited to make a donation of £10 (up to a maximum of 3 lectures per season).

Existing members

Electronic online renewal will be available shortly and will save paperwork for all involved. If you prefer not to use this service, to renew your membership please complete the relevant form and send to the Membership Secretary. Where possible, the form should be sent electronically to For payment methods see below.  

Renewal letter

Renewal form

Gift Aid form

Gift Aid

If you are able to Gift Aid your membership subscription, please complete the Gift Aid form.  The Society retains the forms until you advise us that you no longer wish or are ineligible to subscribe.

Payment methods

1 BACS details: STRADFAS, Sort code 30-96-26, Ac no 15077760, quoting your surname, initial and membership number in the reference

2 Direct debit. To pay by direct debit please go to Go Cardless at

3 Cheque payable to STRADFAS

4 By bank card ay a STRADFAS event (not available online)

For further information about payments please contact