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INFORMATION FOR PROSPECTIVE MEMBERS

JOINING


Joining the CYCT is straightforward. The simplest way is to complete the on-line application. Click the JOIN NOW button on the previous page.

Or you can complete and submit a membership application from, available as a PDF download .


Member Category Fees

All applicants pay a Joining Fee of $25.

Family and single members …………………………. $80      

    

Student/Junior (Less than 18 YO) members………...$13.5  

Subscriptions 

All membership fees become due for renewal by July 1 in each year. Any membership not renewed by September 30 next following the renewal date shall be declared to be void.

APPLICABLE RULES IN THE CONSTITUTION


The following are the Rules for Membership;

  1. Applicants for membership must lodge a nomination form.

  2. The applicant in each of the above categories will lodge with the application form the fee relevant to his category and fixed by the Committee.

  3. Applicants for membership will be received by the Committee and if considered suitable, the following steps shall be taken:

    1. The applicant's name and boat name will be placed in the next edition of the “Albatross” with an accompanying notation saying “these (this) nomination(s) for membership will be automatically accepted within 14 days of the date of the scheduled General Meeting immediately following this publication of the Albatross, subject only to any member lodging an objection, in writing, to the Secretary no later than that date.”

    2. If there are no objections in accordance with (ii) above the Secretary will, as soon as practical, write advising the new member(s) of their entry to the Club and inviting him/her/them to the next scheduled General Meeting to be inducted.

  4. In the event of any objections, the Committee shall be bound to reconsider the application and determine by an ordinary majority whether an applicant for membership is suitable.

  5. The Committee will ensure that a record is kept of members in their respective categories, which is available for inspection by any person on giving a good reason.

  6. A Student or Junior member may continue as such until the day when his or her membership is due for renewal immediately following his or her ceasing to qualify as such a member. Upon payment of the appropriate fee, he shall then become entitled to membership as an Adult or Family member.

  7. Quarterly pro-rata payment of Subscriptions shall apply to applications for membership