Being an Associate allows individuals time to explore and for those living in the UK, after a maximum of two years a decision must be made about whether or not to become a Member. Associates have no voting or other rights of being a Member but may register for the Diploma in Theosophy at the discounted rate.  Being an Associate also allows entry to many of the TS in England’s Zoom talks and to the Associates Area of the website.

Individuals living overseas, and Members of another National Section of the International Theosophical Society, may register to become an Associate of the Theosophical Society in England and are able to continue as an Associate indefinitely. 

Please complete an application form to register.

Members and former members of the TS in England are not eligible to become an Associate.

To become an Associate, please complete and submit an electronic form together with the annual fee.

Alternatively, download the print form and attach your completed and signed application form to an email, or attach an image of your completed form, and send it to:

Or post it to Headquarters: The Theosophical Society, 50 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8EA.

When you submit your Application, you must also make an online payment or post a cheque or postal order to Headquarters.


The Associate Fee of £10 is payable from 1st October each year.  For Associates joining after 30th June, the Annual Fee will not need to be renewed until 1st October the following year, so may remain current for up to 15 months.  Financial hardship shall not be a barrier to joining as an Associate.

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For enquiries concerning your application please email our Registrar Barry Thompson or telephone 020 7563 9817. Alternatively, write to: Barry Thompson Registrar, Theosophical Society in England, 50 Gloucester Place, London W1U 8EA. (This email link is as existing for


Associates data is stored subject to UK Data Protection laws. The Society’s policy is not to share its Associates data with any organisations other than the Theosophical Society, The Foundation for Theosophical Studies and the English Theosophical Trust only.

Your Associate details will be kept on record at our London Headquarters, for confirmation of membership and archival purposes.



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