There are opportunities for social as well as more serious chess

Membership Application

Thank you for deciding to join Stratford Chess Club.

To complete the process please download the following documents:

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM - The form should be completed and returned to the Membership Secretary by emailing or by bringing the completed form to the club.


The Membership Secretary & Data Controller is Paul Davies

Current membership fees are £90 adults, under 16 (as at 1/7/19) are free if subscribing with adult paying standard fee. Fees are payable directly to the Membership Secretary in person at the time of joining and include compulsory membership of the Home Guard Club (separate application form required).

Should members wish to play competitive league chess then they also need to join the English Chess Federation Guide to joining the ECF – English Chess Federation. (Note: it is not compulsory for chess club members to join the ECF if they only want to play against other club members).


We are always looking to welcome new players to the club no matter what your ability.