2020 Fees for New Members

For Full members, the initiation fee is $567.79 plus HST. You may choose to pay it over two years, in instalments of $283.90 plus HST. Other membership types do not require an initiation fee.

Membership TypeAbbr.Membership FeeInitiation FeeBAB FeeTotal FeeHST (13%)Total Owing
Full including entire initiation feeF$999.31$624.56$1,623.87$211.10$1,834.97
Full with 1st initiation fee instalmentF$999.31$312.28$1,311.59$170.51$1,482.10
Full with mooring in another harbour other than Oakville Harbour, and entire initiation feeFOH$499.65$624.56$1,124.21$146.15$1,270.36
Full mooring in another harbour other than Oakville Harbour, and 1st initiation fee instalmentFOH$499.65$312.28$811.93$105.55$917.48
Full + Borrow-A-Boat program & entire initiation feeFBAB$999.31$624,56$416.38$2,040.25$265.23$2,305.48
Full + Borrow-A-Boat Program & 1st initiation fee instalmentFBAB$999.31$312.28$416.38$1,727.97$224.64$1,952.61
Intermediate Membership and BABIBAB$535.34$416.38$951.72$123.72$1,075.44
Small CraftSC$499.65$499.65$64.95$564.60
Associate + Borrow-A-Boat ProgramABAB$345.00$416.38$761.38$98.98$860.36


  1. OYS membership fees include the whole family (including children under 18 years of age) except Crew, Junior and Small Craft memberships which are for the individual only.
  2. Full (including FBAB) and Intermediate memberships accrue one seniority point per year. FOH memberships accrue one-half seniority point per year. Full, FBAB, FOH and Intermediate memberships are entitled to vote and to all privileges of the club, including racing, social and cruising programs.
  3. An Intermediate Membership is valid up to age 29. At age 30 as of May 1st of the membership year, the member must convert to a Full membership to retain the accrued seniority points.
  4. A Crew Membership is for an individual who is part of the regular crew on the boat of a Full or Intermediate Member.
  5. A Junior member is between the ages of 9-21 (or up to 24 if enrolled in a full-time course of study). Junior memberships are not entitled to vote. A Junior membership accrues one-half seniority point per year to a maximum of 3 points. At age 22 as of May 1st of the membership year (or 25), a Junior membership must convert to a Full or Intermediate membership to retain the accrued seniority points.
  6. A Small Craft membership is for an individual who wishes to apply for a Dry Berth for a non-ballasted sailboat (dinghy), or a self-propelled craft such as a paddleboard or kayak. Small Craft memberships do not accrue seniority points and are not entitled to vote.


Join the Oakville Yacht Squadron Today

OYS would be delighted to have you as members of our club.  With lots of programs running all year long, there is something for everyone to enjoy.  Looking forward to seeing you dockside.

Please email the Membership Director if you have any further questions