Become a Member for just £5 today

Bradford Civic Society is a registered charity, so we rely on members, volunteers and donations to stand up for Bradford.

We exist to preserve and celebrate our city’s heritage and built environment, while encouraging better design and architecture in contemporary and future development.

Individual members

Membership is open to everyone, and is currently just £5 for a year for individual adults. You can sign up as an individual member by filling out the quick form on this page, and paying your joining fee via PayPal.

Once you’ve filled out your details, tap ‘Join’ to complete your membership application via PayPal.

After we’ve received your details and payment, we’ll be in touch as soon as possible with your membership card and you’ll also be subscribed to receive email updates.

If you’d prefer, you can download a PDF application form to return via email or post.

Other memberships

We welcome corporate, community, life and family members to Bradford Civic Society, and have a range of flexible packages to suit all businesses. Please download and return this application form, or contact us directly for more information.

Governance and data protection 

Decisions are made by a small elected Executive Team made up of a Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Treasurer, Secretary, and Membership Officer. Our Place Panel deals with planning and design matters.

Bradford Civic Society was founded in 1942, but relaunched with a new constitution in 2006. You can read our current constitution here.

In line with data protection guidance (GDPR) you can read our privacy statement here.

Bradford Civic Society is a registered charity, number 1115384, and is a member of Civic Voice, the national charity for the civic movement in England.