Membership at Imperial Yacht Club runs from 1 May to 30 April each year and is renewed automatically unless notice of resignation is provided on or before 1 July.

As part of the membership, all members purchase a tag to gain entrance via the front gates and those with boats will purchase a key to access the boat park and spar shed.

The cost of key is an annual fee and the tags are once off.

Please note: If you are already a member of a SAS and pay the SAS membership via another club, please indicate on your application form and IYC will adjust the fee accordingly.

An online application form is available below for new membership applications and membership renewal or update of details. Alternatively, send an email to and we will email a membership application directly to you. 

Electronic funds transfer (EFT) of your subs: Please send the EFT receipt to Anne at and use the reference: Main members "Name, Surname – Subs".
Banking details: Imperial Yacht Club, Standard Bank, Blue Route, Branch No 025 609, Acc no 072 048 549. 
This form does not as yet calculate your fees, but the costs per are summarised below and indicated in each section. 
Membership fees 2017-2018
New Entry (all membership types) R250.00 
Individual Adult R1690.00
Family R2300.00
Student (Tertiary) R755.00 
Junior R730.00
Country R930.00 
Associate R830.00
Boat Park: 
  • Junior (per boat) R300.00 
  • Senior (per boat) R450.00 
  • Trailer (per trailer) R175.00 
Boat Park Key (per key) R25.00 
Access Gate Disc (per disc) R50.00 

Voluntary donation: 
The Imperial Yacht Club Development Fund is a fund administered by the IYC committee to assist sailors from a disadvantaged backgrounds to learn to sail, further sailing training and to take part in sailing regattas. Non-financial donations (old wetsuits, life jackets, sails, boats, spare’s, etc) are also most welcome.
Corporate donations and sponsorship: 
Various opportunities exist at IYC for sponsorship and branding. Please contact Club Secretary ( for further information. 

The IYC membership includes membership to the South African Sailing Federation (SAS), however new members are requested to register at  to obtain a SAS number which can be included in the membership application below.