Joining the Federation
If your society wishes to join the FAS you should contact the FAS membership secretary. In this communication you should provide sufficient outline detail to be presented to Council for approval. Detailed guidelines on this procedure can be found in the Joining the FAS document. Please read this first and supply the evidence required to the FAS membership secretary. The FAS membership secretary can be contacted here .
Contact the Membership Secretary if you wish to obtain a copy of our guidance on Setting Up & Running an Astronomical Society.
Member societies must abide by the Constitution (FAS Constitution 2013 – agreed at FAS AGM Oct 19th 2013).
FAS Subscription rates for 2021-22
Small Society – with fewer than 21 members (up to 10 newsletters) £28.50
(Early renewal price £15.00 until 20th March 21)
Medium Society – 21 to 45 members (up to 20 newsletters) £45.50
(Early renewal price £25.00 until 20th March 21)
Large Society – with 46 or more members (up to 30 newsletters) £57.00.
(Early renewal price £30.00 until 20th March 21)
Extra Newsletters – £11 for 10 (of each edition in the year)
Public Liability Insurance – £28
Contact and queries
For any membership enquires please contact our Membership Secretary.
Benefits of FAS membership
Membership Data Protection: Before joining you should read our data protection policy .