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Membership Fees

Diving Membership KWD 25 per year
Associate Membership (see note 3) KWD 10 per year
 

Membership fees for new joiners and BSAC members

New Joiners pay local and BSAC fees, up to KWD 60.

Members already with BSAC only pay local fees of up to KWD 25.

Fees are dependent on when you join and which type of membership you choose.

A guide on prices for new BSAC members is found below.

Diving Membership for new joiners

Includes BSAC (British Sub Aqua Club) membership

Annual diving membership costs KWD 60, Our membership Year starts in October. Each month however the membership will reduce so you are not paying for months past.

A member joining in August or September will pay KWD 60, however this will give them 2 and 1 month’s membership free, plus the following full year. If you are already a member of BSAC then you will only need to pay local membership of KWD 25 from October or KWD 15 for half year from April.

Club Benefits - The BSAC is the largest diving club in the world, and being a member has a number of benefits. As a BSAC member you will receive a copy of the club magazine every month and be covered by third party liability insurance of up to GBP 10 million. Since training is 'at cost', it is far cheaper than that offered by other agencies, and what is more, it is fully-transferable between BSAC branches even if a course is only partially completed, meaning you can start a course here and complete it with another BSAC branch, even if you move to another country. BSAC members receive 10% discount from the BSAC online shop, where you can buy diving books, clothing and lots of other diving related goodies. You also have access to expert advice from the BSAC HQ team and can participate in the online diving forums. Members also receive discounted offers on holidays from the BSAC travel partners. You will be joining a network of over 1100 branches and 300 dive centres all over the world. An instant network of diving buddies.

Annual diving membership costs KWD 60, Our membership Year starts in October. Each month however the membership will reduce so you are not paying for months past.

A member joining in August or September will pay KWD 60, however this will give them 2 and 1 month’s membership free, plus the following full year. If you are already a member of BSAC then you will only need to pay local membership of KWD 25 from October or KWD 15 for half year from April.

Club Benefits - The BSAC is the largest diving club in the world, and being a member has a number of benefits. As a BSAC member you will receive a copy of the club magazine every month and be covered by third party liability insurance of up to GBP 10 million. Since training is 'at cost', it is far cheaper than that offered by other agencies, and what is more, it is fully-transferable between BSAC branches even if a course is only partially completed, meaning you can start a course here and complete it with another BSAC branch, even if you move to another country. BSAC members receive 10% discount from the BSAC online shop, where you can buy diving books, clothing and lots of other diving related goodies. You also have access to expert advice from the BSAC HQ team and can participate in the online diving forums. Members also receive discounted offers on holidays from the BSAC travel partners. You will be joining a network of over 1100 branches and 300 dive centres all over the world. An instant network of diving buddies.

If you are already a member of BSAC

The prices quoted above are for first time members. If you are already a member of BSAC then you will only need to pay the local membership fee.

1. Membership of Kuwait Mantas runs from 1 October to 30 September and currently costs KWD 25 for a diving member. A person joining Kuwait Mantas for the very first time as a diving member on or after 1 April is eligible for a reduced fee of KWD 15 up to 30 September. A person joining Kuwait Mantas for the very first time as a diving member on or after 1 August pays KWD 25 for membership up to 30 September of the year thereafter. This is exclusive of membership of the British Sub-AQua Club (BSAC) itself.

2. Persons renewing membership will pay the full yearly fee irrespective of the date on which the membership is renewed. Persons renewing membership whose membership has lapsed more than one year will not be required to pay for intervening years. Persons who have been members, do not renew their membership, and dive with Kuwait Mantas will be charged as guests.

3. Membership of the BSAC can be paid by direct debit if one has a UK bank account. Otherwise it can be paid online using a credit card. As a final option, our treasurer can arrange payment. There are reduced BSAC membership rates for those with more advanced diving and instructor grades.

4. Abated BSAC membership is a reduced fee charged by BSAC for a second family member living at the same address as a fully paid-up member of BSAC. The abated member will not receive their own copy of the magazine but has all the other advantages of BSAC membership. Note 4 regarding payment of BSAC fees applies to abated members as well.

Associate members

For our non divers

You don't have to be a diver to join our club.

For non-diving members. KWD 10 gets you on the mailing list, discounted attendance at the weekly Social and reduced member rates for those just wanting a day on the boat swimming or snorkeling (space permitting).