Full membership

Full members receive all member benefits including reduced seminar fees, entitlement to vote at the AGM and to nominate representatives to the LSA board

Only charitable, voluntary and community organisations are eligible for full membership. This includes: tenant associations, student associations, housing associations, credit unions, CABx, advice agencies, educational organisations, including universities, community councils, non-party political campaign organisations and community halls.

Full membership is subject to approval by the board of directors.

There are two types of full membership:

  • Small organisation membership: £20 (inc. vat): open to any small tenants group, local community organisation or small local charitable organisation in Scotland. Organisations which employ staff are not usually eligible for this category.
  • Larger community charitable or voluntary organisation: £50 (inc. vat): open to any larger voluntary local community or charitable organisation in Scotland. Organisations which employ staff come within this category.Each branch or division needs to join individually.