BJC Membership Database

New member registration

This membership allows you to attend Judo sessions and, to enter BJC Gradings, Courses, and Competitions and is valid for 12 Months.

Select your current grade if you have one, but please be aware it will be checked.
If you are new to Judo, please select '6th Kyu: No tabs'.

I understand and agree that the information I have entered upon this form is true and correct in relation to my application for membership of the British Judo Council for myself (if over 16) or my son/daughter (if application is in respect of a person below the age of 16).

I understand and agree that the information I have provided upon this form will be entered onto a computer database and used for the purpose of managing the membership of the applicant. I understand that the BJC is registered with the ICO in relation to the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2016 & the Data Protection Act 2018.

I understand and agree that the data on this form will be used for the purpose of communicating with me, whether by post, email, or telephone. Contact may originate from BJC HQ and/or from BJC clubs, areas, regions or other bodies using the BJC systems as authorised to do so from time to time. The BJC will never sell or pass on your data to any external bodies for such use.

I understand that if my application is successful, I will receive in due course a BJC licence that will entitle me to take part in any BJC events (eg. courses, competitions and social events) and to train at any club affiliated to the BJC. This licence remains the property of the BJC and is held on trust to be returned to the BJC upon demand.

I understand and agree that a passport style picture may be taken of the member for the purpose of uploading to the BJC database. The purpose of which is to confirm identity upon attendance at the various events that the BJC put on from time to time eg. Gradings, Competitions, Courses etc.


Help in completing this form

  • Please choose the member type:
    • Member is a full BJC member which provides all rights including access to gradings, courses and competitions
    • Provisional is a 3 month introductatory membership at a reduced price. A provisional member is not able to be graded or attend a competition or course
    • Student is for university students between the age of 18 and 25 who are able to show a valid student card
  • Please select your club. This should be the club that you 'belong' to. If you train at more than one club, it is the club that you first joined or consider yourself to belong to.
  • Select the relevant title and complete the name and address fields.
  • We need a telephone number in case of emergency contact.
  • We need an email address in order to send you your licence renewal slips and for you to gain access to the member database in order to check your record with us
  • Select your date of birth and your sex.
  • If you already have a Judo grade, please select from the pull down. If you don't, select '6th Kyu: No Tabs Beginner' from either the primary (under 10 years) junior (under 16 years or senior (over 16 years) as appropriate.
  • If there are any special needs, please enter. This assists us in the event of a medical emergency and may be considered if a dispensation is sought for rank progression.
  • The following four paragraphs should be read and ticked to indicate that you agree. It will not be possible to continue without doing so.
  • Upon clicking 'Next' you will be taken to the next page where you can check the name and membership type and then click 'Pay Now' whereupon you will be taken to the PayPal payment page where you can either pay via your PayPal account or use a credit card.