Apply for Membership

Membership runs from 1st January annually, and applications received after 31st October will be processed to include the remaining part of the year and carry on through the following year. (this excludes journal costs which are charged for each year)

To apply for membership,  download and complete a registration form, (Word or Pdf document)  or click on the Online Form link below.  The application should be made including information about the mycological interest(s) and experience, and with which BMS committee the candidate is most affiliated.

Applicants in the student categories are also asked to provide additional information. A note must accompany Postgraduate Student Membership applications from the student’s research supervisor certifying that the applicant is a registered postgraduate student involved in mycological research (and remember that Postgraduate Student Membership is only allowed for a maximum of four years).

Undergraduate Student Membership applications must be accompanied by proof that the applicant is registered for a first degree or equivalent qualification, at a University or equivalent institution.

The easiest way to pay is via our Online Form but if you prefer you can use the forms below.

Download 2021 Application form:  Pdf   PDF Glyph.gif   or  Word Version ​​​​​​​ Word Glyph.gif

Download 2021 Membership Renewal Form: ​​​​​​​ Pdf   PDF Glyph.gif   Word Version ​​​​​​​Word Glyph.gif

Return completed form by post (including cheques or payment details) to:

BMS Membership
Charles Darwin House
12 Roger Street
We would not advise the completed application/renewal forms including credit/debit card details to be emailed to the BMS office due to potential security issues with all email accounts.