Membership with the RNSYS

The Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron offers a multitude of memberships your family can enjoy! With Senior, Intermediate, Student, Junior, and Outport membership categories available, the RNSYS offers a welcoming and relaxed atmosphere of leisure sailing, competitive racing, and waterfront dining, all conveniently located on-site overlooking the stunning Northwest Arm.

SENIOR MEMBERSHIP FOR YOUNG FAMILIES: We created a new category of membership for young families between 30-35 and 36-45 years of age, making the annual dues more affordable, and prorated for your first year of membership. Plus, ask about our monthly and quarterly instalment options. Senior Membership includes the member holder, spouse if applicable, and children under the age of 17!

Privileges of all Senior categories of membership include:
  • Member Holder, Spouse, and Children
  • Personal Member Account 
  • Use of two Outdoor Pools 
  • Waterfront Dining Services 
  • Reciprocal Privileges with Club’s around the world 
  • The Introduction of Guests 
  • Mooring & Marina privileges
Privileges of Intermediate & Student membership includes:
  • Member Holder, Spouse, and Children
  • Personal Member Account 
  • Use of two Outdoor Pools 
  • Waterfront Dining Services 
  • Reciprocal Privileges with Club’s around the world 
  • The Introduction of Guests 
  • Mooring & Land Storage 
Privileges of Junior membership includes:
  • Personal Member Account 
  • Use of two Outdoor Pools 
  • Waterfront Dining Services  
  • The Introduction of Guests 
Privileges of Outport membership includes:
  • Member Holder, Spouse, and Children
  • Personal Member Account 
  • Use of two Outdoor Pools 
  • Waterfront Dining Services 
  • Reciprocal Privileges with Club’s around the world 
  • The Introduction of Guests 

Download a complete copy of our 2018-2019 Membership Package and Application Form or come by the Clubhouse to pick up a copy.

 

  • Senior Membership +

    Senior Membership includes applicant, spouse (if applicable) and children up to the age of 17. Full dining, pool, reciprocal and guest privileges, mooring/marina privileges, and the right for the Member Holder to vote and hold office.*Applicants who are members of the Canadian Armed Forces shall be exempt from an entrance fee and share.*

    Senior 1
    (27-29 yrs.)

    Annual Dues:
    $777.00
    Entrance:
    $402.00
    Share:
    NA

    Senior 2
    (30-35 yrs.)

    Annual Dues:
    $1285.00
    Entrance:
    $664.00
    Share:
    $1000.00

    Senior 3
    (36-45 yrs.)

    Annual Dues:
    $1895.00
    Entrance:
    $900.00
    Share:
    $1000.00

    Senior 4
    (46-64 yrs.)

    Annual Dues:
    $2230.00
    Entrance:
    $1190.00
    Share:
    $1000.00

    Senior 5

    (65+ yrs.) 

    Annual Dues:

    $1595.00

    Entrance

    $752.00

    Share:

    $1000

    * Installment options available
    ** Category is subject to a $425 annual food and beverage minimum.  
    ***Only Intermediate Members becoming Senior members due to age will be exempt of entrance fees.

  • Intermediate / Student Membership +

    All applicants between the ages of 18 to 26 years, this membership includes the applicant, spouse (if applicable) and applicant’s children. Members are permitted full dining, pool, tennis, Keelboat rental program privileges, and mooring and land storage subject to availability. Students who provide proof of enrollment as a full-time student at a post-secondary educational institute will receive a discount of 40% on annual dues.

    Ages:            
    (18-26 yrs)

    Annual Dues: 
    $423.00

    Entrance:          
    Not applicable

    Share:                
    NA

  • Junior Membership +

    Applicants must be 17 years or younger and the child / grandchild of a member, or  must be enrolled in a Sail Training or Race Team Program per annum. Junior members are permitted to full dining, pool and tennis privileges.

    Ages:
    (17 & Under)
    Annual Dues:
    $156.00
    Entrance:
    Not applicable
    Share:
    NA
  • Outport Membership +

    All applicants whose principal place of business and all residences are beyond a 60 km radius from the Clubhouse. This membership includes the applicant, spouse (if applicable) and applicant’s children up to the age of 17. Outport members are permitted full dining, pool, tennis, and Keelboat rental program privileges. This category does not permit rights to seasonal mooring/marinas. 

    Annual Dues:
    $680.00
    Entrance:
    Not applicable
    Share:
    NA
  • Privileged Crew Membership +

    Any member who is 17 years of age or older who is crew on a member’s yacht, shall be eligible as a  PC member.

    PC membership shall only be applicable during the RNSYS sailing season from May 1st to October 31st. Following a maximum of three sailing seasons in this category of membership, all paid dues will be credited towards the applicable entrance fees. PC members are permitted access to the clubhouse, credit privileges, pool and tennis courts, parking on property, participation within Club Match Racing program and J/22 charters. 

    This category is for the individual only and does not allow rights to seasonal mooring/marinas, or the introduction of guests, including spouses.

    Annual Dues:
    $553.00
    Entrance:
    Not applicable
    Share:
    NA
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