Join Now! IWA:-

  • The leading voice for the rights of inland waterway users
  • Ensures that navigation standards are maintained
  • Provides advice and support to waterway users
  • Carries out practical work to help improve the  waterways 
  • Provides expert support and advice on waterway restoration
  • Provides over 5000 days of volunteer labour per year 
  • Lobbies national and local government to protect the waterways 
  • Educates people about the waterways
  • Arranges affordable insurance and other support for the wider voluntary waterways community
  • Organises restoration holidays for young people

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IWA Membership offers you:

  • waterways_mag115pxIWA 'Waterways' Magazine, four times a year

  • Regular information (magazines and newsletters) from your local IWA branch / region (applies to UK only)

  • Lectures, events and social get-togethers

  • Huge range of waterway books, maps, guides, DVDs and other merchandise by mail order

  • Opportunities for practical restoration work

  • Exclusive discounts and special offers


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Join now from as little as £2.55/month. Download and fill in a Direct Debit form to set up your monthly subscription.

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