Membership

Have you ever considered getting involved with the Brantford Amateur Radio Club. If so then why not give this page a read and then maybe, just maybe, you could be opening a doorway to an interesting future plus we’ll have the pleasure of your company while you’re doing it.

The Brantford Amateur Radio Club welcomes new members, both licensed and non licensed. Our objective is to promote an interest in amateur radio communications and experimentation. Additionally we seek to maintain fraternalism and a high standard of conduct.

At this point you may wish to read on and learn more about membership in the BARC but if you’re ready to fill out a Membership Application then

CLICK HERE

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE

  1. Access to the club station located at the Red Cross building.
  2. Representation of radio amateurs in legislative matters.
  3. Voting privileges in matters related to the club.

THE BARC BROCHURE

CLICK HERE to read the BARC Brochure.

Renewal membership fees are due on September 1st each year. CLOSING DATE FOR RENEWAL MEMBERSHIPS IS OCTOBER 31. ACCORDING TO A 2010 UPDATE IN THE BARC CLUB CONSTITUTION MEMBERS WHO HAVE NOT RENEWED BY THIS DATE WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO VOTE IN CLUB ELECTIONS OR MEETINGS.

New membership fees are prorated to 1/10 the annual membership fee per month remaining in the period from September 1st to June 30th the following calendar year. For example if you join as a new member in January, the cost would be calculated as $3.00 X 6 (Months remaining until June 30th) = $18.00 CAN.

If your interested, now or in the future, in becoming a New Member or you wish to Renew your membership, please contact our Club Secretary at a regular club meeting or by email. His/HER email information may be found on the BARC Executive page of this web site. Please also note that new members or those wishing to renew their memberships should, at all times, fill out and print a Membership Form to hand in with your $30. A link to that Membership Form may be found on this page. No new or renewal memberships will be accepted unless payment is accompanied with this filled out form. If you’re unable to fill out this form via the internet then, in those cases only, a blank form will be provided for you upon registration.

YEARLY MEMBERSHIP COSTS
FULL MEMBERSHIP: $30.00 (CAN.).
FAMILY MEMBERSHIP; $50.00 (CAN.).
NOVICE MEMBERSHIP; $15.00 (CAN.).

All memberships will have an $15 surcharge for each Non-RAC member.

If you require any additional information pertaining to membership within the BARC, please CLICK HERE to contact club secretary

The BARC HF station is currently available on Tuesday evenings during the time that members are in the building. Arrangements with an executive member must be obtained to provide access outside this Tuesday evening time slot.

The BARC bulletin, The Monitor, when available will be emailed to all paid up members as well as uploaded to the BARC Web Site, www.ve3ba.com. Members and/or non-members may read it on or download it from the web site at their convenience. If email is not available for paid up members, a copy will be mailed. Pleas confirm that either your email address or your postal address is available on your Membership Application Form for that reason.