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Join NCVO

What do you get when you join NCVO?

  • Member-only resources

    including example policies, templates and digital tools to help you run your organisation effectively.

    Browse the tools available to members
  • Training and event discounts

    30% discount on all our training including live online, face-to-face classroom, eLearning and webinar events

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  • Be part of our network of more than 17,000 organisations

    get support from us, learn and share with your peers, attend member-only events and be a voice for the sector.

  • Member offers

    competitive rates, discounts and free support from expert suppliers in HR and recruitment, insurance, IT and other services your organisation needs

Join NCVO and let us help you make a greater impact

We find NCVO’s range of member resources a great starting point when we are working on something new or looking at how we might improve our services or internal processes.

Large, household-name charity

Members since 2005

In our mission to cut costs, we consider our memberships very carefully. We choose NCVO membership because it gives us practical help in our day-to-day work… we use NCVO research, strategic planning and governance tools, and have benefited from excellent member-discounted training.

Rural infrastructure organisation

Members since 1996

The support you just can’t find anywhere else. As a fundraiser, membership and our benefits are a great resource that help us to demonstrate the valuable impact of the work that we do.

Grassroots organisation

Member since 2017

Can my organisation join?

Are you:

  • in England
  • charity, community group, voluntary organisation or social enterprise working for the benefit of others, not for financial gain?

Don’t fit either of these? Find out about other memberships and organisations in other nations

Do you have:

  • a constitution or memorandum and articles? These are documents that set out your aims and objectives and how your organisation operates.

Just setting up and haven’t got these documents yet? See what your governing document should include

Free membership for small organisations

Join for free if your annual turnover is less than £30,000

Membership fees

Fees depend on your organisation’s gross annual income. Save up to 15% by signing up for a three-year membership or paying by direct debit