Become a Member

Joining IWA is the best way to support the work we do across all of Britain's inland waterways.

Become a member today and help us to protect and expand the waterways network that you love.  Find out more about IWA.

Map of the Inland Waterways

Get your FREE inland waterways map

Join today and you will get a FREE inland waterways map including IWA's new Directory of the Inland Waterways of Great Britain. 

As a member, you will also receive our quarterly membership magazine Waterways through the post and have access to exclusive member discounts.

To join, please phone our Membership Team on 01494 783453 or see other options below.

Pay Online

You can pay online through our secure card payment system.  Once your membership has been processed, you will have online access to our exclusive member discounts.

Pay online by credit/debit card

Sign up for Direct Debit

To pay by Direct Debit, simply download and return our Direct Debit form or phone our membership team on 01494 783453.

Download Direct Debit form

We need your support! Please join today.

What your subscription allows us to do:

£3 buys a high-viz vest

High-viz vests help identify work party volunteers cleaning up the canal.

£10 provides safety equipment for a restoration volunteer

Provides a hard hat, safety specs, rigger gloves, Fgrip gloves, dust mask and ear plugs for one volunteer restoring the waterways.

£12 buys a grappling hook

Provides a volunteer with a grappling hook for a large scale work party, to clear the canal of debris.

£20 provides a PVC publicity banner

Publicity banners help to promote the work taking place along the towpath and raises awareness of waterway issues.

Join Today!

Membership Rates Annual
Single £31.50
Joint/Family £39.00
Over 65 Single £25.20
Over 65 Joint
(Both members over 65)

Enjoy the waterways and help make them better.

Joining is Easy
> Go to the registration page and choose the appropriate membership type or phone 01494 783453

We’ll then send a special members pack, including our latest Waterways magazine plus exclusive discounts and member offers AND a free map of the Inland Waterways of Great Britain.

Find out more about IWA's current campaigns, member benefits, the cost of membership and different ways to pay.