You can join The BFSA as a Corporate, Individual or Student member. If you are a UK taxpayer, your Individual subscription can be supplemented by completion of a Gift Aid declaration. A Gift Aid form can be downloaded here: BFSA Gift Aid DeclarationForm

Benefits are detailed below and include a copy of our Bulletin, free lectures and discounts on some events.

The membership categories are:

Corporate Membership is for companies and other organisations. It is £100 per annum minimum.
Corporate Membership entitles companies to send up to three representatives to events held as part of the BFSA’s lecture series, to receive two copies of our Annual Bulletin and the opportunity to sponsor BFSA activities.

Individual membership is for with anyone with an interest in the cultural and natural heritage of the Arabian Peninsula and costs £30 per annum, though donations above that amount are very welcome. Members can attend BFSA lectures free, and receive a copy of our Annual Bulletin. They are also entitled to a discount of 25% on the conference fee for the Seminar for Arabian Studies.

Those in full-time education may join The BFSA as student members for £15 per annum.

You can pay online, using the form below or, if you prefer, by post. Instructions for payment to the British Foundation for the Study of Arabia can be obtained from the Membership Secretary, William Deadman at

Please click here if you wish to pay by cheque or bank transfer. You can also pay by Standing Order filling in the form:  Standing Order Form

You will need to sign in or create an account to complete your purchase of membership.