Hang Glider

British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

BHPA Member Fees

The following table lists BHPA fees that may be incurred by individual members from 1st April 2020.

BHPA documents aimed at individual members can be found on our member documents page, BHPA forms aimed at individual members can be found on our member forms page, and a list of all available BHPA club bulletins is available on our club bulletins page.

If you can't find what you are looking for on any of the above pages, you may wish to try club documents, club forms, and club fees, or school documents, school forms, and school fees.

Alternatively you may prefer to view a list of all BHPA documents, BHPA forms or BHPA fees.

You can also download a list of printed BHPA 'versioned' training documents, available from the BHPA office to schools, clubs and registered licensed members.

If you still can't find what you are looking for, please contact the BHPA office.

Member Fees
Fee Period Benefits Cost Notes
Flying Member 12 Months 3rd Party Insurance, 12 issues of Skywings Magazine, Full BHPA Membership £129
(members who pay by direct debit will receive an annual discount of £7 on renewal)
When you join the BHPA for the first time, an additional £22 Joining Fee must be paid. The Joining Fee does not apply to membership renewals where membership has been continuous.
Flying Concessionary Member
(21 and under, or 67 and over)
12 Months 3rd Party Insurance, 12 issues of Skywings Magazine, Full BHPA Membership £109
(members who pay by direct debit will receive an annual discount of £7 on renewal)
As Flying Member above
Flying Family Member
(living at the same address as the full Flying Member)
12 Months 3rd Party Insurance, Full BHPA Membership £114
(members who pay by direct debit will receive an annual discount of £7 on renewal)
As Flying Member above, except Flying Family Members do not receive their own copy of Skywings magazine.
Training Membership
(introductory offer)
3 Months 3rd Party Insurance, 3 issues of Skywings Magazine £69 When you join the BHPA for the first time, an additional £22 Joining Fee must be paid
Two Year Membership
(introductory offer)
24 Months 3rd Party Insurance, 24 issues of Skywings Magazine, Full BHPA Membership £219 When you join the BHPA for the first time, an additional £22 Joining Fee must be paid
Adult Day Membership 1 Day 3rd Party Insurance £18  
Under 18 Day Membership 1 Day 3rd Party Insurance £5  
Non Flying Member 12 Months 12 issues of Skywings Magazine, 3rd-party insurance (flying not covered), no voting rights £47
(members who pay by direct debit will receive an annual discount of £7 on renewal)
 
Skywings Magazine Subscription (UK) 12 Months 12 issues of Skywings Magazine £47 This is already included in some membership categories shown above
Skywings Magazine Subscription (Overseas) 12 Months 12 issues of Skywings Magazine Please visit the BHPA shop for overseas subscription rates
Instructor Insurance Supplement 12 Months 3rd Party Insurance £82 As this supplement is due on membership renewal, to avoid paying it twice in the year, your renewal date can be brought forward. Please contact the office to arrange this.
Trainee Instructor Insurance Supplement 12 Months 3rd Party Insurance £30 As this supplement is due on membership renewal, to avoid paying it twice in the year, your renewal date can be brought forward. Please contact the office to arrange this.
Dual Pilot Paragliding Insurance Supplement (Hill) 12 Months 3rd Party Insurance £89 As this supplement is due on membership renewal, to avoid paying it twice in the year, your renewal date can be brought forward. Please contact the office to arrange this.
Pilot Ratings:
Club Pilot, Pilot, Advanced Pilot
    £10  
Pilot Ratings:
Additional Environment
    £10  
BHPA Approved Replacement Keel Sticker (Hang Glider)     Free  
BHPA Approved (Parascending) Label     £10  
BHPA Approved (Hang Glider) Label     £10  
BHPA Approved (Paragliding) Label     £10  
Club Coach Registration     Free  
New TI Registration     £40 Includes insurance supplement & Technical Manual
Dual Pilot Paragliding Registration (Hill)     £99 Includes insurance supplement
Air Experience Instructor Registration (Dual)     £99 Includes insurance supplement
Licences gained by Assessment     £10  
FAI Sporting Licence (UK resident)     £15  
FAI Sporting Licence (EU resident)     £36  
FAI IPPI Card     £15  
FAI Delta Bronze (HG)     £15 You will need to complete an FAI application form
FAI Eagle Bronze (PG)     £15 You will need to complete an FAI application form
EPPS Course     £300 (tbc)  
Senior Coach Course     £300 (tbc)  
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