City Livery Club

 Uniting the Livery, promoting fellowship

Membership and Governance

The Club is a Company Limited by Guarantee with a Board (Council) made up of Members of the Club who have served at least 3 years as Members.  A group of Committees led by the Executive Committee manage the day-to-day running of the Club, and Prospective Members are approved by the Council and the Membership & Development Committee.  Members are admitted quarterly.

The Club welcomes applications from all those eligible to apply. Our Equal Opportunities Policy is here.

Membership Information

All applications must be signed by a proposer who is a current Full Member of the Club. If you know someone to propose you but are not sure if they are a Full Member, please contact the Clerk who will assist you.  

Full Membership

Available to:

Associate Membership (ie without voting rights)

Available to:

Social Partner membership is available to the partners of Full and Associate members, at £75 p.a.

Annual Subscription (no joining fee) - payable by Direct Debit - from 01 October 2017

Full Members, Associate Members, IOD Members          £260.00

Overseas Members*                                                         £130.00

Members under 40                                                              £65.00

Members over 75                                                              £130.00

* permanent residence abroad

Membership runs from October to September, and the first year’s subscription is discounted if joining on 1 November or a later entry date.  A spouse membership is also available for some member categories.

Applications are considered four times a year, by the Club’s Membership and Development Committee and by Council. The following timetable applies:

App. Received by    Council considers        Applicant notified     New members admitted

1st December                  January                        end January                    1st February  

1st  March                        April                              end April                         1st May

1st June                           July                               end July                          1st August    

1st September                 October                        end October                    1st November

Part-year membership

Reductions in the first year’s rates are available for those who become Members in the following periods:

Joining date   Subscription rate

1 November       11/12

1 February          8/12

1 May                  5/12

1 August             1/12 (one month only since the Club is closed for most of August each year.)

2017-18             From 1 Oct     From 1 Nov       From 1 Feb       From 1 May   From 1 Aug

Full, Associate          £260            £238                    £173                    £108              £22

Overseas                  £130            £119                    £87                      £54                £11

Under 40                   £65              £60                      £43                      £27                £5

Over 75, Widows      £130            £119                    £87                      £54                £11


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