Joining the BCPS

Paper subscription rates

Class of memberFull year
Member aged under 21£15.00

PDF subscription rates

Class of memberFull year
Member aged under 21£7.50

Paper subscribers can request PDF in addition to paper for no further fee. New members can join for a part-year at a fee agreed with the Assistant Treasurer.

Payments in £ sterling to BCPS. Bank drafts to be drawn on a bank in Great Britain. Alternatively pay by transfer or standing order to BCPS Account with:

Nat. West Bank, 31 Promenade, Cheltenham GL50 1LH
(Bank Identifier Code [BIC]: NWBK GB 2L
International Bank Account No. (IBAN): GB 23 NWBK 6005 1624 3225 20

Advise the Assistant Treasurer if sending money by bank CHAPS transfer or by PayPal (see below). The label on the envelope containing your magazine will show the date your subscription expires.

Payments may be made to the Society's PayPal account at theproblemist@yahoo.co.uk – please indicate purpose and member’s surname in message field. For paper copies only give postal address, for electronic-only copies email address, otherwise both. Payers using PayPal are asked to add 7.5% to cover charges. Advise the Assistant Treasurer if sending money by PayPal.

Membership enquiries, notification of change of address, resignation, or claim for issue not received should be emailed to the Assistant Treasurer or send by post to 18A Moss Hall Grove, London, N12 8PB, Great Britain. Cheques for subscriptions, made out to ‘British Chess Problem Society’, should be sent to that address.


The British Chess Problem Society holds personal information (e.g. names and addresses) which is processed for purposes which include the provision and administration of services and activities for members, participants and others who have regular contact with the Society. The information is handled in accordance with the data protection principles set out in the 1998 Act.

For the purposes of the 1998 Act:

  • the data controller is the British Chess Problem Society;
  • the nominated representative is the Treasurer of the BCPS for the time being.

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