Join the SWI

Join us for friendships, learning, sharing, and fun. Becoming a member will provide you with an opportunity to meet up in person or meet online, learn new skills and discover new activities that you will enjoy, all for £25 per year.

With hundreds of local groups across Scotland, there is a group for every woman. We embrace equality, diversity and inclusion.

SWI Membership Benefits

Joining the SWI provides a range of tangible benefits including:

In addition to the above, there are many other life benefits to becoming a member:

Option 1. SWI Membership

There are two ways to pay your national membership fee of £25 per year:

Please note:  Additional small fees may be payable at the Institute and Federation level to cover expenses. These are variable across Scotland, so please ask in advance. 

Option 2. SWI Independent Membership or online members 

If you want to be an independent member, which involves joining online and being happy to not attend an Institute meeting. The annual fee is also £25, however, you will not have the ability to vote or stand for an elected position. You can join here.

Option 3. SWI Junior Membership (under 16s)

The national junior membership fee is £10 for those under 16s. You can apply by simply filling in this form and emailing it to membership@theswi.org.uk once complete. OR you can engage directly with your local Institute or Federation and apply for membership through them.

Please note:  Additional small fees may be payable at the Institute and Federation level to cover expenses. These are variable across Scotland, so please ask in advance. 

All membership fees are non-refundable.

For membership inquiries, please contact: membership@theswi.org.uk

Members' Area

Also, if you are a member, you can access the Members' Area for more information and inspiration. Please login here