The BGA supports and encourages the community of go players in the UK. We welcome anybody who loves the game of Go, is interested in the game or just wants to support the idea of promoting Go. Joining the BGA connects you to a group of enthusiastic Go players and a keen and dedicated organisation. Join Now! 
Membership entitles you to:
Your money also goes towards the following other activities:
Clubs are entitled to
Startup clubs are also entitled to
More detail about the various items mentioned here is on About Us .
We provide membership at discounted rates to young people, students, those above the State Retirement age or receiving disability or unemployment benefits in the UK. We also have special rates for Families and people resident outside the UK. Join the BGA  lists the rates, payment methods and links to the membership form.
We have a separate membership scheme for Schools .
If you have any queries about membership please contact our Membership Secretary, whose address is on Join the BGA .