Kinsale Yacht Club is actively recruiting new members. There are several membership categories and their details are listed here:


Family Membership   €765.00 (inc. Levy)  Please list all family members on the back of this Application Form

Ordinary Membership  €548.00 (inc. levy)

Senior Membership   €431.00 inc. Levy, (68 years or over on the 1st January and at least five years Ordinary Member of KYC) Proof of Age required.

Senior Family Membership  €550.00 inc. Levy, (68 years or over on the 1st January and at least five years Family Members of KYC) Proof of Age required

Associate Membership  €225.00

Overseas Associate  €150.00

Cadet Associate Membership  €75.00 (Up to and including 18 years on the 1st Jan)  If Parents are Family Members, no Fee will apply

Junior Associate    €125.00 (19 to 30 years incl. on 1st January) If Parents are Family Members, no fee will apply.


Individuals or families wishing to join the membership fo Kinsale Yacht Club should follow these steps:

1. Find a proposer and a seconder amongst the current membership prepared to support your application for membership, this can be from the skipper or crew of a boat that you have sailed on regularly, or friends or family that are already members

2. Download the application form by clicking on this LINK

3. Read and agree to the club’s constitution

4. Fill-in the application form and submit it to the club with full payment for the category of membership being applied for

The application will then be posted on the club’s Membership Application Notice Board for a minimum of one week. Following this the application goes to the club Committee for consideration - the Committee meets on the first Tuesday of every month. You will be informed in writing of the progress of your application and should it be successful you will receive a club membership card/smartcard which will allow you to buy drinks at the bar at a discounted rate.

During the application process potential members may use the club as long as they are signed in by another member.


Current members who wish to change their membership category (e.g. changing from Ordinary member to Family member) should download the form by clicking on this LINK and submit it to the club's Committee.