We are a warm, friendly community and would love for you to join us!
To become a member, you will need to be able to provide your full birth certificate and prove your Jewishness (usually yours or your parents’ or grandparents’ ketubah).
If you are under 21, single and your parents are members, your membership is FREE.
If you are under 21, single and your parents are not members, you can join Tribe for free: click here to register.
If you are single and aged 21 – 29, you can join Tribe Community Membership (TCM), for just £5 per month which makes you part of the community by giving you full membership of the United Synagogue (US): click here to join
If you wish to join to be married, mazel tov! Please contact the office for guidance.
There is an initial membership fee for one of you to join the synagogue to be married (Law of the Land) and then membership is free for the year from the date of your marriage and then discounted as follows:
Year 1 Free – First 12 months after wedding date
Year 2 50% discount – Balance of calendar year to align with annual billing
Year 3 50% discount – First full billing cycle Jan-Dec
Year 4 25% discount – Second full billing year Jan-Dec
There are also discounted burial fees (FES).
If you are looking to transfer to BCUS from another US shul, complete and return the attached Transfer of Membership Form to us and please be sure to inform your current shul of your plans.
For all other membership options please contact the office with any further questions, you will need to be able to provide your full birth certificate and prove your Jewishness (yours or your parents’ or grandparents’ ketubah) and complete the attached Membership Application Form.
We look forward to welcoming you to our community.