Membership

(I) The individual members of the Society, all of whom shall have attained the age of 16 years, shall consist of Patrons, Life Governors, Life Members and Ordinary Members.

(ii) Patrons and Life Governors shall consist of suitable individuals or members appointed by the Executive Committee to further the objectives of the Society. Patrons and Life Governors shall not be liable for any membership fees.

(iii) An ordinary member who has been a member of the society for a continuous period of 20 years and is not in arrears of any monies due to the society may, upon request by such member to the Singapore Life Saving Society be placed on the register of life members and thereafter continue to be a member of the society without payment of any subscription or by paying a reduced subscription on such terms and conditions as may be decided by the Executive Committee from time to time. Life Member shall pay the Society a one-off membership of $150.00.

(iv) Lifesaving examiners (Grade 3 and above), lifesaving teachers, oxygen resuscitation examiners and first aid examiners of the Society may be registered as ordinary members of the society and shall be exempted from paying ordinary membership subscription fees, if their registration remains current. Members of Subcommittees shall also be exempted from paying ordinary membership fees during their period of service in the various subcommittees.

(v) The Society may grant affiliate membership of the Society as to any local educational committee or swimming body, that possess structured programmes to promote lifesaving activities year round and connected with the work of the Society. Such member shall pay an annual subscription fee of $50 on or before the anniversary in each year of the date on which the subscription commenced. Affiliates subscription which has lapsed for 6 months shall automatically cease to a member.

(vi) The Society may grant Associate Membership of the Society to an applying individual and/or any local swimming or aquatic body, whom/that are interested in the lifesaving activities of the Society. Such member shall pay an annual subscription fee of $50 on or before the anniversary in each year of the date on which the subscription commenced. Affiliates subscription which has lapsed for 6 months shall automatically cease to a member. Such membership is not entitled with voting right at the society AGM.

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