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.

Our online membership application form is below. 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 and use the the Main members name as reference “Name, Surname – Subs“. Banking details will be on the invoice.

Membership fees

New Member admin fee: R310 (once off for new members)
Individual Adult: R2550
Family: R4200
Student: R1165
Junior: R1110
Associate Country: R1970
Boat Park: R600
Covered Boat Park: R1400
Trailer: R500
Boat Park Key: R30

For any queries in the interim, please drop a message.

Boat Park:
Same as for Membership fees.

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 (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.