Membership of The RNVR Yacht Club
Benefits of Membership
Joining the RNVR Yacht Club offers members the following opportunities, all for a modest membership fee:
Membership of the Club is restricted to persons over the age of 18 years. There are three categories of Membership: List 1, List 1J and List 2.
Members' subscriptions are due on 1 January each year and are £35 per annum. New members will also be charged a joining fee of £40, making a total of £75 in the first year.
The joining fee is waived for RNR members under the age of 26 and for members of The Naval Club.
Serving, retired and former members of the Royal Naval Reserve and the other Reserves (past and present) of the Royal Navy, the Royal Marines and Commonwealth Navies;
Serving, retired and former members of the Royal Navy (including University Royal Naval Units), the Royal Marines, the Royal Fleet Auxiliary and their Commonwealth equivalents
Serving, retired and former
members of the Army and the Royal Air Force (including their University Units)
and their associated Reserves (past and present) and their Commonwealth
Applications for either List 1J or List 2 membership must be formally proposed by one and seconded by two List 1 members or life members, Officers of the Club or elected members of the Committee who know the candidate and have been club members themselves for not less than 3 years. The proposer must submit a letter of recommendation to the Membership Secretary.The number of List 1J and List 2 members is restricted by rule to no more than 19% (List 1 J) and 30% (List 2) of the total non-honorary membership. There may therefore be a waiting list pending a vacancy so members are strongly advised to discuss the availability of List 1J or L2 places with the Membership Secretary before offering to propose such candidates for membership.