MEMBERSHIP DETAILS 2015
Membership of Birmingham Anglers Association is now only available direct from the BAA office at the above address. Anyone wishing to join the Association, or to re-new existing membership, must apply either in writing to the above address, giving their full name, address and post code, or by telephone to the office during opening hours. Day permits can be obtained either direct from the BAA office, or from any of our authorised agents (tackle dealers).
COST OF MEMBERSHIP - FROM 1 JANUARY TO 31 DECEMBER 2015
Full Membership (Adult Male / Female of 17 years and under 65 years) £40
Senior Membership (Adult Male / Female of 65 years or more) £30
Junior Membership (Child of 10 years and under 17 years) £15
Family Membership (Husband, Wife or partner, two children under 17 years)* £80
Infant Membership (Child under 10 years) £2
Non-Fishing Membership (Male / Female of any age, allowed to be present at Association
waters but not allowed to fish)** £10
* In the case of Family membership, we will only require one name and address.
** Non-Fishing membership entitles the member to be present at, or to accompany, a Full / Senior / Junior / Infant member on Association waters, but under no circumstances may they fish themselves.
Membership application forms for all categories of membership, can be downloaded from the BAA web site at: www.baa.uk.com
Postal applications for membership must be accompanied by a stamped, self-addressed envelope.
Please make cheques payable to “BAA Limited”.
A Direct Debit mandate form is available from the BAA office or may be downloaded from the BAA Web Site.
BAA Membership covers a full calendar year from 1 January to 31 December, and entitles the holder (except for Non-Fishing members) to fish for coarse fish, trout and salmon on any of the Association’s many miles of rivers, canals and pools, subject to the bye-laws of the Association and subject to the member holding the appropriate Environment Agency Licence.
Day permits are available for all association venues and all days at a cost of £8.
Day permits are valid for the date stated on them and are available from all Association agents or from the B.A.A. office. Day permits allow the purchaser to fish on any Association water on the date stated on the permit, subject to the particular venue not being required for a contest. When ordering Day permits by telephone, at least two clear postal delivery days must be allowed for.
Day permits are not available on the bank and must be purchased in advance.
Night permits are available to full members (not day tickets), for certain venues at a cost of £10 per night. Night permits are only on sale from BAA H.Q. and must be purchased in advance. Junior members wishing to fish at night must be accompanied by an adult member. Infant members are not allowed Night Permits. Non-Fishing members are required to have a valid night permit, but will not be charged. When ordering night permits by telephone, at least two clear postal delivery days must be allowed for.
Venues for which night permits are available are as follows:
RIVER AVON: MARLCLIFF, FLADBURY.
RIVER SEVERN: KNOWLE SANDS, BROOK SECTION, RIBBESFORD, LADYHAM,
RIVER TEME: COTHERIDGE, STANFORD BRIDGE.
STILL WATERS: UCKINGHALL POOL, MYTHE POOL, COPPICE LAKE
Club affiliation is open to all clubs of 15 members or more, providing every member of the club is an individual member of the Birmingham Anglers Association. There are no signing-on fees and no Annual Registration fees. Affiliated clubs receive five free contest venues each year, plus the opportunity to buy extra contests @ £2 per. peg. Application forms for affiliation are available on request from HQ.
Clubs which are not affiliated to the Association may book contests on BAA water at a cost of £4 per peg.
Contest bookings, for affiliated and non affiliated clubs, may be made by ‘phoning Headquarters between 9.30 am and 2.00 pm any weekday (01562 882116).
A hand book, giving full details of all BAA fishing, including maps of waters, access routes and parking areas is produced at regular intervals and can be obtained from your local tackle dealer price £2.00, or direct from BAA offices priced £3.00 including postage & packaging.
WATERS BOOKED FOR CONTESTS
Details of waters, which are booked for contests, are published weekly on the Association web site www.baa.uk.com
Lists are also posted in some tackle shop agencies and postal copies can be obtained upon request to the BAA office on 01562 882116.
All goods and services offered by the BAA may be purchased over the telephone during our normal office hours of 9.30am until 2.00pm Monday to Friday. All major credit or debit cards are accepted, with the exception of American Express and Electron cards.