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 2020-21
Small Society – with fewer than 21 members (up to 10 newsletters) £28.50
Medium Society – 21 to 45 members (up to 20 newsletters) £45.50
Large Society – with 46 or more members (up to 30 newsletters) £57.00.
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
If you wish to know more about the benefits of FAS membership, please see our page on services
that we provide and the benefits of FAS membership slideshow
Membership Data Protection:
Before joining you should read our data protection policy