Each WI Member pays a subscription fee to cover the cost of her membership and to help with running the organisation. The 2023/24 subscription is £46, which is split between the WI, Federation and the NFWI to help with running individual groups and the organisation as a whole.
Dual members pay an additional £22.60 to their second WI on top of their main subscription or the flexible rate set by the WI. There is no pro-rata rate for dual membership; the fee is set for the year.
Pro-rata subscriptions for new members
A new member joining the WI for the first time (or who has not been a member of any WI in the past year pays a pro-rata subscription. This depends on when she joins, as shown below.
|Date of joining in 2023||Total subscription rate|
|1 April to 30 June||£46.00|
|1 July to 30 Sept||£34.50|
|1 Oct to 31 Dec||£23.00|
|1 Jan to 31 March 2024||£11.50|
Associate members pay an annual subscription of £52.
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