Membership

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 wish to obtain a copy of our useful document about Setting Up and Running an Astronomical Society.

Member societies  must abide by the Constitution (FAS Constitution 2010 – agreed at FAS AGM Oct 9th 2010).

FAS Subscription rates for 2012-13

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.

Optional charges:

Extra Newsletters – £11 for 10 (of each edition in the year)

Public Liability Insurance – £20

Contact and queries

For any membership enquires please contact our membership Secretary Mike Pritchard.

Benefits of FAS membership

If you wish to know more about the benefits of the FAS then 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 .