Renew Membership

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Now available – on-line renewal for existing members

Renewing Membership of Stourbridge U3A

Please read all the information below before proceeding
IMPORTANT: GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations)
Your personal details will be held on a secure database and will be used solely for the purpose of administration and the distribution of U3A communications. They will never be supplied to an outside agency or party other than for you to receive Third Age Matters the national magazine by direct mail.

If you have previously opted out of receiving the national magazine and renew online then your previous instruction will still apply. However, if you have changed your mind and would like to receive the magazine please contact the membership secretary to amend your details. If you currently receive the magazine and you no longer wish to receive it then contact the membership secretary to change your option.


The subscription for 2020-2021 is:

Individual £ 17.00 Joint Member £ 34.00 (2 people at the same address)
These fees include a £3.50 membership subscription fee per person paid to our national organisation, the Third Age Trust, which provides a wide range of services and benefits, including liability insurance cover and the Third Age Matters magazine.

Associate Membership £ 13.50
If you belong to another U3A, the annual membership fee is reduced by the amount of the national membership subscription fee (£3.50) enabling you to become an Associate member of Stourbridge U3A. Please make sure you have paid full membership of your named U3A for the year 2020 – 2021
PLEASE NOTE: Confirmation will be sought by the membership secretary that the membership subscription fee has been paid on your behalf by contacting your named U3A.

Please state clearly the name of Other U3A on your renewal form or online


Use the RENEW link at the top of the page on the right hand side
If you are renewing online, please note that your details must match EXACTLY the details we already hold for you.
These details will have been sent to you on the renewal notice emailed to you or can be found on your membership card. Please take care filling in your details: the form is case-sensitive. If you are having trouble with the form, double-check that you have used upper and lower-case correctly especially for your email address. Also, please check there are no spaces after any entries, which can happen if your computer auto-fills a box.

Please Note: If you wish to change your class of membership, i.e from joint to single, single to joint or alter your class to/from Associate member, you will not be able to renew online but should use one of the alternative options.

The Stourbridge U3A payment page is hosted by PayPal, If you do not have a PayPal account you can pay using a debit or credit card by choosing to “Check out as a Guest”.
PayPal will not open a PayPal account for you when you use your credit or debit card. However, they will retain the information you provide in accordance with their Privacy Policy which enables them to monitor the use of PayPal for risk management purposes.

IMPORTANT: Stourbridge U3A does not have access to any of your payment details the transaction is solely between you and PayPal.

After renewing you will receive a confirmation email from the Stourbridge U3A PayPal account that your payment has been processed successfully.

You will also receive an email from Stourbridge U3A confirming your renewal. If this email does not come through within a few minutes first check your spam/junk mailbox in case it has gone there. If you do not receive an email please contact the membership Secretary.

If you do not wish to renew online then use the renewal form sent to you through the post. If you have misplaced your form contact the membership secretary by email using the link.

Membership fees can be paid by post or by cheque/cash at the monthly meeting at New Road Methodist Church on the First Thursday of every month at 2pm.

Cheques should be made payable to “Stourbridge U3A”

For any query regarding Membership click the link to email the membership secretary