Join Us

We warmly welcome both sail and motor boats

  • Our Club House is situated in Lower High Street, a one minute walk from both the centre of town and the river
  • NWCC is a friendly and hospitable club with a resident steward
  • Sail in company and benefit from local knowledge
  • We have a good social programme throughout the year
  • Social Membership is also available for non boat owners
  • We offer a variety of RYA shore based courses
  • We run a regular and reliable launch service throughout the week and weekend, members get significant discounts and priority service

Membership Categories

Voting Members

Full Member

Full Membership of the Club shall be confined to persons owning at least a fourth share in a seaworthy boat and to Officers of the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy and Pilots.

(Members in this class may request to retain Full membership rights on ceasing to own a fourth share in a seaworthy boat but must agree to pay Full Member subscriptions).

Spouse / Partner Member

Membership in this category shall be restricted to the spouse or partner of a Full Member, Overseas or an Associate Member.

Crew Member

For people who do not own a share in a boat but crew for other people. To be eligible for Crew Membership, the owner of the boat on which the applicant crews must be a Full Member of the Club.

Overseas Member

Overseas membership only applies to persons having their vessels berthed outside UK waters.  A wife / partner may join as an Associate (Non-Boating) member.  Overseas members can purchase and use any NWCC merchandise.

Non-voting Members

Cadet Member

Children of Full / Family Member under the age of 21 and in full time education.

Associate (Non-Boating) Member

For those who are not Boat Owners, Family or Crew but wish to use the Club facilities and join in the shore side / social events only. Non-Boating Members are not entitled to concessionary rates on the Club launch.

Election of Members

Save the original members of the Club upon incorporation, no person shall be admitted as a member of the Club unless proposed in accordance with the regulations and applications for membership approved by the Committee.


Subscriptions are due and payable on April 1st in each year, whatever may have been the date of election, and will cover the period to the following 31st March. Subscription rates reduce by (approximately) 50% on 1st October and 75% on 1st January for new members joining the Club.

New members, for the first year only, are entitled to a 20% discount if paying by Direct Debit, and an ongoing 5% discount thereafter, providing they continue with Direct Debit.

Membership Rates

12 months
6 months
3 months
12 months
6 months
3 months
Full £ 110.00 £ 55.00 £ 27.50 £ 115.00 £ 57.50 £ 28.75
Spouse / Partner £ 85.00 £ 42.50 £ 21.25 £ 90.00 £ 45.00 £ 22.50
Cadet £ 5.00 £ 2.50 £ 1.50 £ 5.00 £ 2.50 £ 1.50
Crew £ 85.00 £ 42.50 £ 21.25 £ 90.00 £ 45.00 £ 22.50
Overseas £ 50.00 £ 25.00 £ 12.50 £ 55.00 £ 27.50 £ 13.75
Associate (Non-Boating) £ 30.00 £ 15.00 £ 7.50 £ 30.00 £ 15.00 £ 7.50



No member may introduce more than four guests at any one time. No guest may be introduced for more than six days in any one year. Unaccompanied Cadet members shall not be permitted to introduce guests into the Club without first obtaining permission from an officer or member of the committee.


Children are welcome in the clubhouse at all times. However, children under 14 years of age are not permitted to purchase drinks from the bar. Parents are requested to be responsible at all times for their children’s behaviour whilst in the bar area.


No dogs shall be admitted on the Club Premises unless on a lead, and not at all after 18:00.


If you would like to become a member then please pick up an application form at the clubhouse or download a form now by clicking on the relevant links below. Please print the forms and fill them in completely, including a proposer and seconder.

Return completed forms to:

Membership Application
North Wales Cruising Club Ltd
Lower High Street
LL32 8AL

Please remember to mark the envelope ‘Membership Application’ to ensure prompt processing of your application.

The files are provided in Adobe PDF format, so either your device will need to natively read PDF files (e.g. iOS / Mac) or you will need to install Adobe Acrobat Reader: