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Life Membership

Lifetime membership of the RYA provides you with the reassurance that all the benefits of RYA membership are available to you year after year. There is no need to worry about renewal payments or setting up a direct debit, you simply pay a single one-off payment based on an age-related calculation.

RYA Life membership immediately qualifies holders to Gold membership status. Please contact Member Services for a quote on 023 8060 4159 or +44 (0)23 8060 4159.

Membership Benefits and Rewards
Free, discounted and special offers available from the RYA and third parties Member Life Member
Free boating-related legal, regulatory and technical advice Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Representing members' interests Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Gold member-only receptions
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Free annual RYA diary
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15% discount at the RYA webshop Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Discounted charter, flotilla and beach holidays Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
10% off most Bishop Skinner Marine policies Tick icon - yes - true Enhanced
Car and boat stickers Tick icon - yes - true Exclusive
Exclusive members' lounge at London and Southampton Boat Show Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Discounted stays at RYA Portland House Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Free International Certificate of Competence (ICC) Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Free / discounted sail number allocation* £15 Tick icon - yes - true
Free / discounted class certificates* £15 Tick icon - yes - true
Fast track certification** £20 Free
Discounted chandlery and supplies Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Free and discounted boat show tickets Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Free Safetrx App Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Discounted marine clothing and accessories Tick icon - yes - true Enhanced
Free copies and subscription offers for marine magazines Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
RYA credit card and RYA Currency Travelcard Tick icon - yes - true Enhanced
Free third-party windsurfing insurance Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Free replacement Coastal Skipper Certificate of Competence Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
Regalia Tick icon - yes - true Enhanced
Free RYA display certificates Tick icon - yes - true Tick icon - yes - true
*£25 to non-members / **£30 to non-members

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