Membership Prices

2018- 2019 Course Membership

Annual course fees are detailed below and allow access to the Course and Club facilities for the season from 1st March 2018 (or upon payment of fees if after 1st March) until 28th February 2019. These fees do not include membership to the Members Club or your union affiliation fees. Please note: This is not an annual fee from when you pay your subs or in other words does not run for 12 months from the date of payment.  i.e if you pay on 1st July your membership will still expire of 28th Feb. the following year. Pro rata rates are offered to those joining late in the season.

To be eligible to have a handicap and play in competitions it is necessary to pay a Club Membership of £25 to the Members Club.  The  Members  Club is affiliated to the English Golf Unions,  and organises competitions, league and friendly matches and regulates official  CONGU handicaps.  It is run by a group of Course Members who form the Members Club Committee. To obtain and retain a handicap and to play in Members Club competitions and matches you must join the Members Club.

To apply to join the Members Club please download the application form at the bottom of this page and follow the instructions.

For more information on what the membership at Bentham Golf Club has to offer you, visit our Members Information page.

Full Course Member 
Annual £495
Intermediate Course Member
Age as of 1st January 2018
Aged 19 years – 21 years £185
Aged 22 years – 25 years £275
Aged 26 years – 28 years £350
Aged 29 years – 30 years £390
Junior Course Member *
Age as of 1st January 2018
Under 10 £15
Aged 10 years -13 years £45
Aged 14 years – 16 years £90
Aged 17 years – 18 years £130

*Coaching sessions held every Tuesday night through Summer from 4:00pm until 7:30pm for Junior Members to enjoy, for a small additional cost. These sessions continue on a monthly basis throughout winter. For more information on the junior section please visit our Junior Golf & Coaching page, in the Pro Shop Section.

Other Membership Types

Buddy Membership 
If a parent has a child that is a junior member, they may join as a “Buddy”. The parent can only play with their child and the child must be under 16 years of age. This type of membership cannot utilise the benefits of joining the Members Club.  £125
Associate  Membership
To become an Associate Member you must be a member of another Golf Club affiliated to English, Welsh & Scottish Union. Associate Members are eligible for an away handicap and to participate in selected competitions through joining the Members Club.   £255
 Flexible Membership 
A modern alternative for those either looking for a Country Membership or feel their time is too limited to justify a Full Membership. Our Flexible Membership is a credit based membership which allows you to play at a time which is convenient to yourself. For more information on our credit scale and how many rounds you will get for your 275 credits please read our Our Guide to Flexible Membership. This type of membership cannot utilise the benefits of joining the Members Club.  £280
 Country Membership 
For those living 20 miles or more away, enjoy 45 starts with full playing rights 7 days a week, including competitions. (excludes board competitions, knockouts, team matches and golfer of the year title). A handicap can be obtained and held on this membership.  £395
Academy Membership
The Academy Membership is for those who are new to golf, or looking to get back in to it following a long hiatus. This membership works alongside our ‘Get into Golf’ lesson programme and the cost of £200 includes a 5 week course of group lessons, worth £35 alone. This type of membership cannot utilise the benefits of joining the Members Club. £200

All Tee off times to be pre-booked online or with the Pro in the office by phone or email.

To apply for Course Membership please download the form below:

Membership application form

To apply for Club Membership please download the form below:

Club Membership Form


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