How much does it cost? Starting from £15.72* by Direct Debit

BMC membership is annual, you get 12 months membership from your date of application.

Individual member U18 / Student / Unemployed Individual member upgrade for club members Family membership
£18.35 £15.20 £53.55
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*Discounted Direct Debit prices are only available once per individual/family

Family membership includes up to two adults and three children (under 18) living at the same address.

Club members are eligible for upgrading to full BMC membership at the reduced price of £15.20. Additional benefits include getting all four issues of Summit, a membership card and personal accident insurance.

Proof of status is required for U18s, fulltime students and the unemployed.
For those living outside the UK there is an additional postal charge of £20 for each magazine subscription and £10 for Summit.

What are the benefits of being a member?

When you join the BMC you will be supporting the vital work we do on behalf of hill walkers climbers and mountaineers, but you also get a great range of benefits.

Here are just a selection of the benefits of becoming a BMC Member:

  • Access to Membership and InsuranceAccess to BMC Travel Insurance
  • Discounts at National Mountaineering CentreRegister for Mountain Training award schemes
  • Civil Liability Insurance£10M worldwide Combined Liability insurance & £10K Personal Accident insurance
  • Summit MagazineSummit, the BMC Members Magazine
  • 10% offRetail discounts at over 600 shops
  • BMC Shop Discounts10% discount and exclusive offers in the BMC online shop
  • Discounts on MagazinesDiscounted magazine subscriptions
  • Members HandbookFree members handbook
  • Discounts at BMC EventsDiscounts at BMC events
  • Travel & Accommodation DiscountsTravel & accommodation discounts

How to Join or Renew


    Join or renew online

    Phone the BMC on

    0161 445 6111


    Download form

You can pay by Cards we accept Contact us if you’ve any questions about BMC membership.