Join the British Mycological Society

Membership runs from 1st January to 31st December annually.

Applications received after 31st October will be processed to include the remaining part of the year and carry on through the following year.  Note: this excludes journal costs, which are charged for each year.

We'd like to know about your mycological interest and experience, and with which area of the BMS (fungal biology research, field mycology, education and outreach) you are most affiliated - please tell us in the 'interests' section of the joining form.


Applicants in the student categories are asked to provide additional information:

Postgraduate Student Membership: the student’s research supervisor is requested to certify that the applicant is a registered postgraduate student involved in mycological research (Postgraduate Student Membership is allowed for a maximum of four years).

Undergraduate Student Membership: proof that the applicant is registered for a first degree or equivalent qualification, at a University or equivalent institution.


Applying by post

If you are unable to complete the online form, you may apply (or renew) via post using these forms:

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 forms and payment (cheques or payment details) by post to:

BMS Membership
Charles Darwin House
12 Roger Street