Thank your for joining the DOS, you have the option of completing this online form or downloading and completing paper forms if you wish. The membership subscription covers everyone at an address and your next renewal will be due on 1 January

Unfortunately we do not have the ability to handle credit or debit card payments so please pay by one of the methods outlined later

Membership Details:

Your name:

  e.g. Mrs

I am applying for membership of the DOS and agree to further the aims and objectives of the Society and also agree to abide by the rules and constitution, more information https://www.derbyshireos.org.uk/about.php>here

How Did You Hear About Us?

  e.g. DOS Wedsite

Contact Info:

Data Protection and Privacy:

The DOS is registered under the Data Protection Act 1984 and and complies with GDPR regulations. We will not pass on any of your details to any other organisation unless required to do so by law, nor will they be used for direct selling purposes. Your details will be held in an electronic membership database and in our Bird Records Database if you submit records. Please view our Privacy Policy above for more details

  YES, I confirm that I am over 18 years of age and agree to my data being used as described

Gift Aid:

If you are a UK tax payer, the value to us of your subscription can be increased by 25% under the Gift Aid scheme at no extra cost to you. This means that your subscription could be worth an additional £4-25 to us
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  YES, I am a UK taxpayer and wish the DOS to treat my subscription and all subscriptions I make from the date of this declaration (please enter date if it does not automatically appear) until I notify you otherwise as Gift Aid donations.

Please notify us if your tax circumstances change or if you change your name or address

  No, I am a not UK taxpayer and cannot undertake a gift aid declaration

  No, I do not wish to Gift Aid my subscriptions

Payment Methods: (please select one of the following options)

our Membership Secretary will send our bank details, do not send any money now

payable to The Derbyshire Ornithological Society and send to to

The Membership Secretary
c/o Brian Hallam
20 Hillside
DE65 6AZ

and clearly state your name and address in a covering note

our Membership Secretary will contact you and supply the appropriate form, do not send any money now

Signing a Standing Order mandate really helps the DOS as we can automatically receive your subscriptions from the next due date and thereafter. If you wish to leave us then all you will need to do is contact your bank and cancel the mandate

You must be over 18 to join the DOS as an individual member and the subscription rate is currently £17pa renewable on 1 January each year - if you join on or after 1 September you will gain all the benefits of membership until the end of the following year except the Derbyshire Bird Report published in the year in which you joined

If you prefer, instead of using this online form, you may complete and return a paper Membership Application form - let us know if you wish to pay by Standing Order and we will send you a form

After we have received your payment and processed your application we will send you a Membership Card and Starter Pack

Your DOS Bulletin will be sent by email – if you have difficulties with this please let our Membership Secretary know

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