Application for Membership

To apply for membership of U3A in Kennet, please download the PDF version here:
U3A Membership Application Form

The PDF form can be printed out, completed in pen and returned or can be filled in electronically (make sure you are using Adobe Acrobat on your PC, Tablet or other device) and returned by email as an attachment.

Alternatively, you can use the on-line form below to apply for membership. 

The membership year is from 1st August to 31st July.  There is a Joining Fee of £3.  Annual Membership is £12 per person.  A reduced Membership fee of £6 applies for those joining after 1st May until the end of the membership year.  These fees include a payment to our National Organisation, the Third Age Trust, which provides a wide range of services and benefits, including liability insurance cover for our Groups.

To pay on-line, please make payment of £15 per person (or £9 per person after 1st May) to the following account:

Please insert your surname and the letters NMBR (standing for “new member”) in the reference section when making payment and confirm that you have made payment in the box on the application form.

On-line Application for Membership of U3A in Kennet

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**To reduce costs, we will communicate with you via email where possible


The membership year is from 1st August to 31st July.

There is a joining fee of £3. Annual membership is £12 per person. A reduced Membership fee of £6 applies for those joining from 1st May to end of July.
These fees include a payment to our National Organisation, the Third Age Trust, which provides a wide range services and benefits, including liability insurance cover for our groups.

Membership fees are payable by: (please select one)

Bank transfer of £15(or £9) to Lloyds Bank 30-92-63 42720960. Please quote surname and 'NMBR' (standing for New Member) as a referenceCheque for £15(or £9) to "U3A in Kennet" and post to Mr Nick Swan, Membership Secretary, U3A in Kennet, Partridge Piece, Axford, Marlborough, SN8 2HA


All Members must:

  • Abide by the principles of the U3A movement.
  • Always act in the best interest of the U3A and never do anything to bring the U3A into disrepute.
  • Abide by the terms and conditions of the constitution.
  • Treat fellow members with respect and courtesy at all times.
  • Comply with and support the decisions of the elected committee.
  • Advise the committee of any change in your personal details.

In order for us to accept your membership, you must consent to your data being held by the U3A in Kennet. Please tick the boxes below:


Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we must have your permission to use the personal data you have supplied above in the following ways:

  • To store it securely for membership purposes.
  • To communicate with you as a U3A member.
  • To share with group leaders of groups you are a member of.
  • To send you information about U3A in Kennet and the U3A Trust (The National Organisation).

I consent to my data being used in this way.

Your data may also be shared with outside agencies only to allow direct mailing of the U3A National publications (including Yearbook and Magazine)
I consent to my data being shared in this way.
You can request for your data not to be used for any of these purposes at any time by contacting the Membership Secretary

I apply for membership of the U3A in Kennet and confirm that I will abide by the terms of membership as stated above. I confirm that I have completed the form myself. I enclose a cheque for £15 (or £9) or confirm that I have made a payment by bank transfer.

I first heard about U3A in Kennet (please select one)
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Returning this form: Once completed, please click the send button at the bottom of the page. Note: A copy of the relevant parts of the form will be sent to you by return email for your records.

Gift Aid Declaration: If you are a UK taxpayer, please complete the Gift Aid Declaration below:

Gift Aid Declaration - for past, present and future donations to U3A in Kennet

Registered Charity number 1028680

Boost your donation by 25p of Gift Aid for every £1 you donate

Gift Aid is reclaimed by the charity from the tax you pay for the current tax year. Your address is needed to identify you as a current taxpayer.
In order to Gift Aid your donation, you must tick the box below:
I want to Gift aid my donation of £ and any donations I make in the future or have made in the past 4 years.
Name of Charity: U3A in Kennet
I am a UK tax payer and understand that if I pay less income tax and/or Capital Gains Tax than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations in that tax year, it is my responsibility to pay any difference.

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Please Notify U3A in Kennet if you:

  • want to cancel this declaration
  • change your name or home address
  • no longer pay sufficient tax on your income and/or capital gains

If you pay Income Tax at the higher or additional rate and want to receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your Self-Assessment tax return or ask HM Revenue and customs to adjust your tax code.