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Join us today

Why choose to become a
BDSA member

Become a part of the BDSA today to make your mark in the world of Ballroom and Latin American dancing. Together, we can shape the future of DanceSport.

We're committed to values that resonate with every dancer—integrity, freedom, honesty, and fair play. With a focus on safety and good floor craft, we're ensuring that everyone dances not just with passion, but with a peace of mind.

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Types of Membership

  • Professional (18 and above)

  • Schools & Studios

  • Amateur Competing (16 and above)

  • Amateur Teacher (18 and above)

  • Music/Scrutineer/Promoter

  • International

  • Junior (12-15 inclusive)

  • Juvenile (up to 11 inclusive)

  • Parent or legal guardian

  • Photographer

  • Other

Which membership is right for you

  • Professional

    100£
    Valid for one year
    • Professional dance insurance
    • Sponsorship for their adjudicating programme
    • Entrance to BDSA competitions
    • Free spectator entrance to all BDSA competitions
    • BDSA Newsletter
    • Adjudicators License
  • International Professional

    100£
    Valid for one year
    • Eligible for UK competitions
    • Newsletter
    • Member offers
    • Insurance when competing in UK events
    • Assistance with Visas
  • Schools & Studios

    120£
    Valid for 12 months
    • Newsletter
    • Students eligible to enter BDSA competition
    • Discounts to BDSA competitions
    • Member offers
    • Reduced rates for advertising, newsletters, website, more
    • DBS checking service
    • Event Insurance
    • Personal Indemnity Insurance
    • **Must provide a copy of their insurance documents to BDSA
  • Amateur Teacher

    75£
    Valid for one year
    • Qualify for the league (able to enter competitions)
    • Dance insurance (training and competitions)
    • BDSA Newsletter
    • Access to members only competitions, events and giveaways
    • Access to DBS teachers
  • Amateur Adult, Junior, Juvenile

    25£
    Valid for one year
    • Automatic right to enter our competitions
    • Dance insurance
    • Newsletter
    • Access to members only competitions and events and giveaways
    • Access to DBS teachers
  • International Amateur

    25£
    Valid for one year
    • Eligible for UK competitions
    • Newsletter
    • Member offers
    • Insurance when competing in UK events
    • Assistance with Visas
  • Parent or Legal Guardian

    25£
    Valid for one year
    • Access to enhanced DBS teachers list
    • Parent workshops
    • Newsletter
  • Photographers

    75£
    Valid for one year
    • BDSA registered lanyard (to be worn at all BDSA comp's)
    • Must provide a copy of their insurance documents to the BDSA
    • Newsletter
  • Music/Scrutineer/Promoter

    100£
    Valid for one year
    • Promoter events will go in newsletters
    • Reduced rates for advertising, newsletters, website, more
    • Event Insurance
    • Personal Indemnity Insurance
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