Introductory Membership

Introductory Members are individual Personal Members and Associate Members (Rule 5.3.2) whose membership is limited to a maximum of 12 months only and who will then have the option to join as a full member provided no objections have been raised.

The annual Subscription fee for an Introductory Member will be reviewed annually and there will be no joining fee.

The Subscription fee for an Associate/Introductory Member shall be due on election and payable by direct debit on a monthly basis.

Introductory Members have access to the main rooms, bar and dining areas at Ocean Village and Gins Clubhouse depending on opening hours and shall be entitled, solely on production of a valid Membership card to the same discounts on food and beverages as a Full Member; these discounts are not applicable for business or banqueting functions which are bespoke priced.

Introductory Members have access to parking in the RSYC car parks at the Ocean Village and Gins Clubhouses.

Introductory Members are entitled to wear the Club Burgee; however it is only when they become a Full Member that they will the have the right to:

•fly the Ensign

•any use of the Belted Crest

•seek election as a Flag Officer or as a Committee Member

•vote at General meetings

•benefit from reciprocal arrangements with other clubs

Subscription payable by Direct Debit either annually or monthly 2018  PLEASE CLICK HERE


Please complete an Introductory Member application form and Direct Debit Mandate then return to Maggie Puleston at Ocean Village, she will send you your membership pack.

To download an application form and Direct Debit Mandate please click here