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SOTAS Membership Details


Subscriptions are due on 1 January each year and a current membership card must be obtained before fishing. Cards can be obtained at monthly meetings or by post from the Treasurer with SAE{90p} and FRONT COVER FROM old  card.  Disabled Member cards can only be renewed with proof of disability.

All members are encouraged to renew before 1st March otherwise membership cannot be guaranteed.

A person wishing to be considered for membership must apply either by letter or application form.
Applications must be sent to the Treasurer with SAE, for consideration by the members at a monthly meeting.  If accepted, the applicant will be offered membership.
Application by telephone is not allowed. 


To apply for membership, please print off and return the form here: 2015 SOTAS APPLICATION FORM


1. There are no Entrance Fees in 2015.
2. Members wishing to fish Astbury at night will have to purchase a Night Permit, cost £35 for 2015.
3. A charge of £3 will be made to replace this Card if it is lost, damaged or stolen.
4. Presentation Night, 8.30pm, 9th April at Headquarters; i.e. immediately following a short monthly meeting.
5. Please report all pollution incidents to the EA Emergency Hotline, 0800 80 70 60.  Please remember to ask for an incident number.
6. A NON-FISHING GUEST PERMIT is available at a cost of £10 for 2015 for a named guest.

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