Membership FAQs

Welcome to the Conservative Party Membership FAQs

Members are at the heart of our Party, shaping everything we do. Without Members, we couldn't campaign across the country, win elections and unleash Britain’s potential.

Please find below some frequently asked questions, but if your query is not answered, please do contact us at [email protected]. Thank you.

How do I pay for my membership?

Standard annual membership is £25, but we offer reduced rates to serving or former members of our Armed Forces (£15) and those under aged 26 and under (£5). We also offer the option to pay for Standard membership by monthly instalments.

The easiest way to pay is via our website www.conservatives.com/join.

Alternatively, payment can be made over the phone at 020 7984 8036 by a credit / debit card or via Direct Debit.

If you wish to pay by cheque, please make it payable to The Conservative Party and send it to the following address: The Membership Department, CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London, SW1H 9HQ. Please ensure all cheques are accompanied with your full name and address.

Local Conservative Associations also accept membership payments – please contact them for further information on this.

How can I update my contact details?

Please email the Membership Department at [email protected] stating your membership number and old and new contact details and we will update our records. For Association transfers, please see below.

How can I transfer my membership to a different area/Association?

To transfer between Associations, the request must come directly from the Member to the Membership Department at CCHQ. Please email the Membership Department at [email protected] quoting your membership number and the Association you wish to transfer to. Please note that membership is subject to the approval of local Associations and we cannot action this request until the new Association has approved this.

Members can only transfer Association once per membership year.

Can I be a member of multiple Associations?

Yes. To arrange this, please contact the Membership Department on 0207 984 8036. Additional memberships incur the standard membership fee – for further information on the cost, please see our pricing plan.

I live abroad. Can I be a member of the Conservative Party?

Yes. Overseas residents are invited to join Conservatives Abroad and will be entitled to all the benefits of Party membership. Your membership will be administered by Cities of London and Westminster Conservative Association and you will be put in contact with your local branch. To join please click here.

How do I resign my membership of the Conservative Party?

Please email the Membership Department at [email protected], stating your request to resign, and quoting your membership number and full name and address. We will then action this and confirm.

When will my membership card arrive?

Please note that membership cards take up to 28 days to arrive from the date the payment is made. Membership cards are sent via post and therefore, we request you allow slightly longer during seasonal periods.

If your card has still not arrived, please contact the membership department at [email protected], quoting your membership number and full name and address.

Why am I not receiving email communications from the Conservative Party?

First, please check your junk/spam folders. However, we may not hold your current email address. Please email the Membership Department at [email protected] stating your preferred email address, membership number, full name and address and stating that you are happy to receive email communications from us.

How do I stop receiving email communications from the Conservative Party?

To unsubscribe from future emails please use the ‘Unsubscribe’ link in any email communication we send you. For any other question regarding communication permissions or the data we hold about you, please contact our Compliance team at [email protected].

Which Membership is right for you?

Living abroad? Please click here to join Conservatives Abroad.

Under 26

£5 per year

Standard Party membership – and all associated benefits – is offered at a special £5 rate to those aged under 26.

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Standard

£25 per year

Members play an active role in the Party, can attend our annual Conference and receive voting rights in Party elections after 3 months of Membership. All from £25 per year or just £2.09 per month.

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Armed Forces

£15 per year

Standard Party Membership – and all associated benefits – is offered at a reduced rate for serving and former members of our Armed Forces.

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