The 2021 subscription for 12 months membership is £20.

Students in full time education are eligible for the special rate of £10 for the first year of BVS membership. Please click the ‘Student’ category, state where you are studying and include your date of birth.

BVSYoung Violists are entitled to Free membership until they reach the age of 18.  Please just give your name and email address in the form below and click the ‘BVSY’ category. Remember to tell us your age and date of birth. Submit your form without payment.

Please complete the form below and submit your details.  You will then be taken to our Subscriptions page where you can pay through a bank transfer or standing order.

You can also pay by cheque made payable to the’British Viola Society’.  To pay by cheque, please contact the Membership Secretary and he will email you the postal details. If someone else is paying the fee on your behalf, please note their details on the form or by separate email.

We do not share your personal data



A year’s membership with the BVS makes a wonderful gift for any viola lover.  The membership pack includes a BVS Membership Certificate, BVS newsletters and our exclusive ‘member only’ special offers and updates.

To give a ‘Gift’ membership, fill out the name and address of the recipient on the membership application form above and pay, using your own PayPal account or credit card information. If you prefer to pay by cheque, this can be easily arranged.

It is very important that you also send a separate e-mail to us at Gift Subscriptions with your own name, so that we know this is a ‘Gift’.  Unless you tell us otherwise, we will send you the ‘Gift’ pack by email.  If you prefer us to email or post the ‘Gift’ direct to the recipient, please let us know including any other information you would like included in our letter.


 Your postal address, telephone numbers, email address or other private information will not be made available to members of the public without your prior written consent. Your agreement with this statement is necessary to comply with the 1998 Data Protection Act in the United Kingdom.

By clicking on ‘Submit’ you are confirming that you accept these terms, which are fully detailed in the British Viola Society’s Privacy Policy