All types of subscription to the Society are payable on 1st January each year

Classes of Membership

  • Ordinary – £20.00 per year
  • Associate – £10.00 per year
  • Institutional – £25.00 per year
  • Student – £10.00 per year

An Associate Member may be either a person in receipt of a State retirement pension, or a member of an Ordinary Member’s family living at the same address. All members of an Ordinary Members family resident with the Ordinary Member will be entitled to the same benefits as Associate Members in return for a single Associate Membership subscription. The Student membership is open to any student in full-time education.

The Benefits of membership

Ordinary, Associate and Student Members are entitled to:

  • Attend lectures organised by the Society free of charge
  • Take part in the Society’s excursions at preferential rates
  • Borrow books from the Society’s library

All members receive copies of the Society’s twice-yearly newsletter, The Chester Antiquary. Ordinary, Student and Institutional Members also receive copies of the Society’s Journal.

Join now!

We welcome new members. If you would like to join the Society, download, print and complete the
Membership Application Form and send it to the  Honorary Treasurer Mr Ian Candlin by e-mail , or by post: 6 Fox Lane, Waverton, Chester CH3 7PQ. Tel 01244 332352.
Paying your subscription by Standing Order reduces the Society’s administrative costs and enables the maximum amount of funds to be used for Members’ benefit.
Please note that the Society’s Data Protection Policy sets out how the personal information you provide on the membership application form is used by the Society. Click here to read our Data Protection Policy.