Why be a member?

Publishers of the award winning 'ESSEX BIRD REPORT' and the twice yearly 'ESSEX BIRDING' journals that are all free to members along with other benefits.

We hold monthly evening Indoor Meetings, in Chelmsford with guest Speakers covering a wide range of very interesting subjects, on the first Friday of the month between September and April.

We operate friendly Outdoor Field Trip Meetings (by luxury fully air conditioned coach and by private car) to venues in the County, East Anglia, South-East England and beyond, from September through to June.

If you wish to enrol and receive the latest Essex Bird Report and Essex Birding magazines for the current calender year, please complete the 'MEMBERSHIP FORM' below and return it with your first subscription to 'Membership Secretary' Mr PETER DWYER, 48 CHURCHILL AVENUE, HALSTEAD, ESSEX, CO9 2BE. Your Membership Pack will then be sent to you.

If you join after 1st October, your subscription will be valid for the following year. It would be very helpful if you also complete the 'STANDING ORDER FORM' and send it to your bank for payment of future subscriptions.

If you are a UK tax payer, the Society can claim additional funds, at NO extra cost to yourself. Therefore, if you have not already done so, please complete the 'GIFT AID FORM' and send it to the 'Gift Aid Secretary'.

Thank you for your support.


How to join

Membership costs just £16 for a year (£4 for junior members). Download and complete one of the membership forms below and send it to our membership secretary.

Forms in adobe acrobat (.pdf) format

Data Protection / Privacy Policy

The Essex Birdwatching Society is committed to protecting members privacy and security. This information sheet outlines the policy and explains how and why the Society uses your personal data, to ensure that you remain informed of in the methods agreed to be contacted and in control of your information.

Data Protection / Privacy Policy