Please note that memberships will only be processed using the  new form from the website - any memberships submitted using old paperwork will not be processed.


Please note there is a continued delay in the processing and issue of membership renewal reminder letters as we transition across to the new database (updated 05/08/19).


All members who have submitted forms and made payments are insured and confirmation letters will be issued once the new database is up and running.


Become a new member / renew membership

To join the BAA or to renew your membership, you will need to complete and return the membership form to:

Mr Lee Adams

Membership Officer

British Aikido Association

50 Selsea Avenue

Herne Bay



or e-mail  


There are two ways you can submit the membership form:

Click here if you'd prefer to download a fillable Word document which you can complete electronically and return via e-mail.  Please note that once the form has loaded you will need to click the 'Enable Editing' button at the top of the screen to start populating the form.

Click here if you'd prefer to download and complete the form by hand.  To return it via e-mail it will need to be scanned.  


Please note that until the new PayPal account is set up, payments cannot be made using this method.

Please do not send cash to the BAA's Membership Officer.  Accepted payment methods include - cheque, bank transfer or BACS.  The BAA bank account details are shown on the membership form.


Please also note the new membership prices - in the table below - which are effective from 1st January 2019.

Membership fees and subscriptions

Adults (18+)




Under 18s



Annual membership fee






Annual Concessionary membership fee :

  • in full-time education  
  • unwaged (minimum of six months)
  • over age of 60 yrs






Annual Coach Membership fee:


(Available only to accredited coaches)









Affiliates - Student






Affiliates - Coach






Concessionary Coach