In addition to field meetings and indoor meetings, members of the Society receive:
- the quarterly newsletter, containing articles on wildlife matters as well as news about the Society and its events;
- a free copy of The Gloucestershire Bird Report each year;
- free copies of The Gloucestershire Naturalist which contains more scientific articles on Gloucestershire wildlife.
GNS members also have free access to the Society’s extensive library of several thousand volumes, which is held at Hartpury College.
Ordinary membership of the Society costs just £15.00 per annum per household. Individual Life membership is available for a single payment of £300.
Selecting any of the membership options below will take you to a secure PayPal page. You will then be given the option to pay using your PayPal account or one of a range of debit/credit cards. Please note that it is not necessary to have a PayPal account if you wish to pay by debit/credit card.
One year membership
This is a one-off payment of £15, entitling your household to one year of membership to the Gloucestershire Naturalists’ Society. At the end of the year, you will be reminded that your membership is due to expire, and invited to pay for a further year, should you wish.
Annually recurring membership
This is an annually recurring payment of £15, entitling your household to ongoing membership to the Gloucestershire Naturalists’ Society until you choose to cancel. To cancel, you can simply stop the recurring payment with PayPal or your bank.
This is a one-off payment of £300, entitling you (as an individual) to a lifetime membership to the Gloucestershire Naturalists’ Society. No further membership fees will be payable under this option.
Payment by cheque
If you prefer not to pay for your GNS membership online, but still wish to become a member, please print this Membership form (Microsoft Word document), complete it, and send it to us as described.
Existing members are able to use the above options to renew their memberships, regardless of whether they have historically paid by cheque or paid online.