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.
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This membership includes the applicant, spouse (if applicable) and applicant’s children up to the age of 17. All senior categories are permitted full dining, pool, tennis, Keelboat rental program, and mooring/marina privileges. Member holder only is entitled 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.)
Senior 2(30-35 yrs.)
Senior 3(36-45 yrs.)
Senior 4(46-64 yrs.)
* Installment options available** Category is subject to minimum $425 annual food and beverage assessment. ***Only Intermediate Members becoming senior members due to age will be exempt of entrance fees.
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: $395.00
Entrance: Not applicable
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.
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.
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.