You can become a member of BBE either as an organisation or as an individual

Join Us

You can join BBE either as an organisation or as an individual

  • Organisational Membership (from £100) is for bands, as well as associations and any other groups.  You can set up recurring payments via direct debit for a 2.5% discount.
  • Individual BBE membership (£25) is for anyone who is not already a member of BBE through their own band, and is not a member of the BBCA.

What we do

We are here to support, contect and champion your band to ensure a sustainable future for your organisation. Find out more about BBE and our individual initiatives on our About Us and What We Do pages.

Included in your membership:

  • Savings on insurance (usually greater than the cost of membership)
  • A free programme of online training and development opportunities
  • Access to tailor-made resources in our members' resources library, including our comprehensive set of model policies
  • Unlimited use of our free volunteer DBS checking service
  • Free use of the BBE BandSafe Toolkit for safeguarding
  • Discounts at BBE workshops and events, including a substantial discount on the BBE and NSPCC developed BandSafe safeguarding training programme
  • Promotional benefits for your band, including a listing on our Find a Band tool and for your events in our Events section
  • Eligibility to apply for a grant from the Norman Jones Trust
  • Specific advice and dedicated assistance from our staff team
  • National representation and lobbying on behalf of all bands

We can also help you:

  • Attract and retain players and willing volunteers
  • Connect with professionals and partner organisations who can support you with effective marketing, obtaining charitable status, developing partnerships and ensuring the future sustainability of your organisation
  • Offer training and guidance to help your band to flourish

Join now

Complete the registration form for either individual or organisation membership.