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SIFD Membership - What you get


  • Receive the SIFD News each month
    Details of regular and future dancing events - classes, workshops, weekends, dances, holidays - and how to join in
  • Receive a Membership Booklet
    Full details of all the benefits available - it is possible to borrow costumes, videos, audio equipment, obtain help and advice
  • Discounted entry at most events
    Normally SIFD members pay less to enter
  • Discount on music products
    Pay less for music tapes, books and CDs

Download membership form (in PDF format)



This is the first level of membership for groups and classes, and is available on payment of a fee. The benefits arising from this include:
  • Free Publicity
    your group's existence and events advertised in the SIFD News, on the SIFD website and in leaflets
  • Excellent Insurance Rates
    You can apply for cover with the Society's insurance policy for public liability and equipment at very competitive rates
  • The SIFD News each month
    Details of regular and future dancing events - classes, workshops, weekends, dances, holidays - national and international
  • SIFD Music and Publications
    Choose from the list of available music products with member's discount
  • Visits from SIFD Teachers
    One or two visits annually from an SIFD teacher
  • Discounted Group Entry
    Parties of 5 or more from your group may have entry to SIFD dances at member's prices
  • Costumes
    Study or borrow costumes from the Society's collection

If you are interested, please contact the Membership Secretary for more information and an affiliation application form or you can download a PDF copy of the form.

This will ask for your group's details and confirmation of your support for the Society's aims.
Groups Liaison Officer, 5 South Rise, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 4PD


This the second level of membership for groups and classes that are led by a teacher accredited by the SIFD. In addition to the above benefits, events organised by associated groups are automatically covered by SIFD's own Insurance.

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