There are four categories of Member in the Society:
Full (voting) membership is open to fully qualified veterinary surgeons registered with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS). The Society will also consider applications from overseas veterinarians holding a degree registrable with the RCVS
Associate (non-voting) membership is open to appropriately qualified non-veterinarians with an interest in fish health.
The Annual retention fee for both Full and Associate Members is £60 payable on 1st January of each year. Applicants joining at other times of the year pay pro-rata for the remainder of the subscription year (January-December) in which they join.
Student (non-voting) membership is open to students studying towards a veterinary degree in the UK and abroad. They pay no fee until they graduate, at which point they may become full members if they so whish. All student applicants must submit a letter from their tutor or advisor on headed letter paper from their institution confirming their student status and stating their expected date of graduation. A letter is required annually in December to ensure a subscription-free continuation of membership.
Life (non-voting) membership is awarded at the discretion of the Society at an annual general meeting .
Applications for membership are invited from suitably qualified colleagues and all applications are reviewed by the Committee for acceptance or rejection.
UK members are encouraged to complete a Standing Order mandate and send this to your own bank for processing