Join or renew

Whether you are looking to join as a new member or wanting to renew your membership with The Morris Federation, please follow the instructions in the following sections.

Alternatively, please contact our treasurer Jenny Everett by phone: 01636 821672 or by email.


How to join

If you want to apply to join The Morris Federation as a new member then please complete a new members application form. After submitting the form you will receive an email with details of our terms and how to pay your annual subscription. Membership will not be complete until the membership subscription has been paid.


How to renew

If you are an existing member of The Morris Federation and want to renew your membership you should follow the instructions in the renewal email that will be sent to the Contact Email address for your group.

All renewing subscriptions fall due on 25 January each year.

Your membership will not be complete and you will not receive your insurance documents until you have paid.


Membership details update

If you want to update your membership details then please go to the existing members page. You will need to login to your account in order to make any changes. If you do not have a login password, you can request one using the Contact Email address.


Side history update

If you are renewing an existing membership you may also want to fill in a side history update form.


Insurance

There are 2 types of insurance – Public Liability Insurance (PLI), and Personal Accident Insurance (PAI).

For applications and questions relating to insurance matters please contact our Insurance advisor Michael Stimpson on 01923 770425 between 11:30-19:00 Monday to Thursday and 11:30-17:00 on Friday or by email to stimpsonm@aol.com


Public Liability Insurance (PLI)

Group and Junior Group Membership of The Morris Federation includes Public Liability Insurance (PLI).

26th Jan 2021 – 25th Jan 2022:

The Public Liability Insurance Policy (which also covers stock belonging to The Morris Federation, The Morris Ring, and the Rushcarts), is no: CCP 2336533. The insurer is Ansvar Insurance.  Note: A property damage excess of £250.00 applies.


Personal Accident Insurance (PAI)

An optional Personal Accident Insurance is also available, please see the form below. If you wish to take out PAI then please download the form and send it directly to Michael Stimpson with the relevant payment no later than 20th January for cover starting on 26th January.

26th Jan 2021 – 25th Jan 2022:

Applications for this are now closed.

The Personal Accident Insurance Policy number is: (tbc). The insurer is Ansvar Insurance.

To take out the optional PAI, please complete this form (use either format):

  • Personal Accident Insurance 2022 – terms and form [PDF] – new form coming for January 2022 renewal
  • Personal Accident Insurance 2022 – terms and form [editable .RTF] – downloads straight away to your ‘downloads’ folder – new form coming for January 2022 renewal
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