Join YPS

Membership is open to all. Young and old are welcome to share our interests and to participate in the educational and social activities. For further details go to the membership benefits page.

How To Join

Application Form
Download the Membership form (click on link below) or pick up a leaflet at one of our lectures.

Membership Application Form 2024 – pdf

Membership Application Form 2024 – Word

You can pay by any of the following methods:

1) In person
Give your completed application form and subscription payment in cash or cheque to a YPS officer directly at the start or end of a YPS lecture.
Alternatively you may call into The Lodge during opening hours [click here for directions and opening times]

2) Online
You can pay online using our PayPal account. Click here to go to our Payment page
Please indicate clearly in the “purpose” box that the payment is for membership subscription and the type of membership category (e.g. joint, single etc.).
Application form details can be emailed, posted or handed over in person – please indicate that payment has been/will be made via Paypal.
Note: Please do not send standing order mandates by email.

3) By Post
Send your completed application form together with a cheque payable to “The Yorkshire Philosophical Society” or details of a standing order mandate to:
Yorkshire Philosophical Society
The Lodge, Museum Gardens, York YO1 7DR

Subscription rates

Go to the subscription rates page for full details of the latest rates.

Subscriptions are payable on 1st January each year. For new memberships starting part way through the year, the fee will be adjusted pro rata. Concessionary rates apply to students and persons over 60.


The Yorkshire Philosophical Society is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales; registered charity no. 529709

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