Membership of the Society is through subscription and runs for a period of 12 months from the date of applilication.

Members will receive a password to access the members pages on the website, details of which are shown on the home page.
A great deal of research can be achieved through these online resources.

The Society's magazine 'Sib Folk News', published every 3 months will be posted out to our Members unless they have 'Opted Out' of receiving a printed copy - our magazine is available for online viewing/downloading on our website.

The Society will also do research (through the local resources in Orkney) on behalf of it's members.
This is undertaken, at no charge, by our team of volunteers, this is done in their own free time so please be patient.
Any costs incurred, such as fees for certificates, will need to be reimbursed by the member.

The membership categories and subscription rates (as from 1st Sept 2013) are as follows:

£10.00 1 Standard - All UK Membership and Members abroad who opt out of receiving a printed copy of our magazine
£15.00 2 Overseas - (surface mail)
£18.00 3 Overseas - (air mail)

Overseas members who elect to pay the Standard Membership will NOT receive a posted copy of the magazine, this is available for online viewing / downloading from the website.

Subscribe online

(If you are an existing member wanting to renew your subscription please login and use the link from My Details on the Members Page)

Or send your subscription to the Treasurer at the OFHS.

Overseas members, paying in their own currency, should check the exchange rate to ensure the correct amount is forwarded. Our bank will accept overseas cheques without charging commission. Do not send foreign Postal Orders as they are not accepted in the UK.

Members residing in the UK may pay their subscriptions by Bankers order and if they wish can have their subscriptions treated as Gift Aid donations. (Forms will be sent on request).

Please complete the 'Membership Application & Interests' forms (available as a PDF document) and send with your subscription to the address below.
Cheques should be made payable to: ORKNEY FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY:

The Treasurer, Orkney Family History Society
Orkney Library & Archives
44 Junction Rd
KW15 1AG
Scotland, UK

Receipts for postal subscriptions will be issued with the next magazine.

The Orkney Family History Society is a Registered Charity in Scotland SCO 26205

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