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Membership Renewal

Thank you for choosing to renew your SOC membership

Please complete the steps below to renew your subscription online. If you experience any difficulties in completing this form, please contact us on 01875 871 330.

If you already pay your annual membership subscription by Direct Debit, please do not complete a new Direct Debit mandate as we already have your bank details and your account will be debited automatically on or around your renewal date. If your bank details have changed recently, please contact us on the number above. 

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The personal details supplied on this form will be held by SOC in a secure environment. We will share personal details with HMRC solely for the purposes of recovering tax on Gift Aid (if applicable). Other than HMRC, we will not share personal data with any third party, other than that required by law unless you actively sign up to our mailing list.. The SOC will use your details to administer your membership. Name(s) of new members are passed to the Local Branch. If paying by Direct Debit, bank details are shared with the Bacs-approved and FCA-regulated bureau that we use to process Direct Debit payments. If paying by Credit or Debit card, in order to minimise the risk of security incidents, SOC fully outsource all payment processing to FoxyCart.com. FoxyCart is PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) Compliant as a Level 1 Service Provider, and is listed on both Visa and MasterCard's global registries. Anytime you submit payment information via the Club's website, you are submitting through FoxyCart's secure infrastructure. If you opt to save your payment information during checkout, that information is stored at FoxyCart. SOC don't have access to your payment details except for the last 4 digits, the card type, and the expiration date.

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All Instructions are supported by the Direct Debit Guarantee. In order to set up a Direct Debit online you must be the account holder of a personal or business bank or building society account

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For your reference our Service User Number is 808021.

The Direct Debit Guarantee

  • This Guarantee is offered by all banks and building societies that accept instructions to pay Direct Debits
  • If there are any changes to the amount, date or frequency of your Direct Debit Scottish Ornithologists' Club will notify you 10 working days in advance of your account being debited or as otherwise agreed. If you request Scottish Ornithologists' Club to collect a payment, confirmation of the amount and date will be given to you at the time of the request
  • If an error is made in the payment of your Direct Debit, by Scottish Ornithologists' Club or your bank or building society, you are entitled to a full and immediate refund of the amount paid from your bank or building society. If you receive a refund you are not entitled to, you must pay it back when Scottish Ornithologists' Club asks you to.
  • You can cancel a Direct Debit at any time by simply contacting your bank or building society. Written confirmation may be required. Please also notify us.
Invalid Input If you are not the only person required to authorise debits you will need to complete a paper Direct Debit Instruction. Please contact us to discuss.

These are the details that you have entered to set up the Direct Debit Instruction:

  • Account Holder's Name:
  • Bank Account Number:
  • Bank Sort Code:

Amount to be debited from your bank account will be notified to you 10 days in advance of your due date:

  • Frequency: 12th of a month each year, every year
  • Amount: First £, then £ on a yearly basis
  • First collection date: Calculating...
  • End: Until further notice

The company name which will appear on your bank statement against the direct debit will be Scottish Ornithologists.

Invalid Input Your Direct Debit Instruction will be confirmed to you by e-mail within 3 working days. Alternatively the confirmation letter incorporating your advance notice will be received by you no later than 10 working days prior to the first collection date.
If you are a UK tax payer, the SOC can reclaim the tax you have paid on your donation (including membership subscriptions) to the Club (currently 25p for every £1 you donate).

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On the one hand a birdwatching club. On the other, a network of volunteers across Scotland, gathering vital, impartial information about Scotland’s wild birds.