Benefits of membership:

  • quarterly publication – news and articles – free to members
  • assist in excavations
  • help process finds
  • take part in members-only events
  • invitation to join outings
  • social events
  • priority access to public events, often very popular
  • affordable – membership fees are inexpensive

Current Membership Rates

Individual £14
Student £12
Senior Citizen £13
Family £17
Individual Life £170


Donations are always very welcome. If you would like to make a donation towards ODAS’ work, please make your cheque out to ‘ODAS’ and send it to the address shown at the bottom of the membership form.

Alternatively, you may wish to join ODAS simply as a way of supporting our work.

If you wish to pay by bank transfer please email us for details. email:

Come to a meeting

For further information about membership and publications, there is an opportunity after every meeting to talk informally to ODAS members and get to know a little more about who we are and what we do.

The membership secretary and chairman are always ready to welcome you, and application details can be obtained at the same time.


If you wish to take part in excavations you will first have to join ODAS. Arrangements about excavations are announced at meetings.

Coming to a monthly meeting is the best way to go about applying to join ODAS.

However, if you are unable to attend a meeting but would like to apply to join, download this application form:

PDF Download ODAS APP Form revised Oct 19

When completed, send it to the address given on the form with a cheque made payable to Orpington and District Archaeological Society.

Membership enquiries can be addressed to:

ODAS Membership Secretary, 99 Lockesley Drive, Orpington BR5 2AB