Members of the Society include both professional and amateur astronomers as well as beginners in the hobby of astronomy.
If you are wishing to join ASSA you are encouraged to do so via one of the seven Local Centres of the Society. These are located at
If you cannot conveniently join any of the Local Centres, you can still join as a Country Member and you will pay an entranbce of fee of R50 and an annual subscription of R55, which will include a copy of the Sky Guide for the following year. The Sky Guide is expected to be published around 1 November.
The annual subscription must be paid before the end of September, failing which membership will lapse. Those re-joining after this date will have to pay the entrance fee again.