Membership

To play regularly in and for our club, you must join and become a full member of BIBC. Membership is usually for one year (coinciding with the badminton season from September - June).

Reduced rates are available for members joining in the second half of the season. Membership fees include court time, insurance and use of plastic shuttles for one year.

Not included: feather shuttles and your own equipment (racket, non-marking indoor trainers, clothing).

Feather shuttles are for sale for reasonable prices, ask a member of the Committee to find out more.

Fees and membership categories

Adult membership EUR 150 per year Individual members aged 18 and above
Junior membership EUR  100 per year Members under 18 or in full-time education.
Secondary membership EUR  100 per year Players may apply to join the club as 'secondary members' if they are already formally registered with another club in Belgium. Secondary members are not allowed to represent the club in league matches or at competitive or recreational tournaments.
Family membership EUR 300 per year One or two parents and their children (junior members as defined above)

Discount for 2020 season

If you paid your membership in the 2019-2020 season, you are entitled to a discount for the 2020-2021 season, depending on the type of membership you paid.

If you paid the Adult membership in 2019-2020, you have a discount of EUR 20, so returning Adult members should pay EUR 130 for the 2020-2021 season
If you paid the Junior membership in 2019-2020, you have a discount of EUR 10, so returning Junior members should pay EUR 90 for the 2020-2021 season
If you paid the Secondary membership in 2019-2020, you have a discount of EUR 15, so returuning Secondary members should pay EUR 85 for the 2020-2021 season
If you paid the Family membership in 2019-2020, you have a discount of EUR 40, so returuning Secondary members should pay EUR 260 for the 2020-2021 season

Payment

Your membership is only valid once the full agreed membership fee has been paid.

The annual membership fee should be paid after the AGM:

  • By bank transfer to our account IBAN: BE15 3751 0127 2830, BIC: BBRUBEBB

Disclaimer

Depending on membership levels, the Committee may decide not to accept new members for a limited period of time, or to restrict access for new members according to the club's needs. Such restrictions are usually announced on this website.

Membership Renewals

Renewal required once per year at the beginning of the season (September)

Reminders sent by e-mail

No membership form required unless your contact details have changed

Pay membership fee by the date indicated in the e-mail

  • Try us out - the first session is for free
  • Visitor fee of EUR 5 for the second and third session (unless you join)
  • No "pay as you go"
  • Contact a Committee Member for details
  • Fill in and sign the on-line membership form
  • Pay the membership fee