New membership FAQs

Looking along the Pembrokeshire Coast Path at Stackpole

Thinking about becoming a member? Here are the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

When I join, what will I receive and by when?

Once you’ve joined the National Trust, your welcome pack will arrive within 21 days. It contains everything you need – including your membership card(s).

In the meantime, you can start visiting with a temporary card that we’ll email to you.

Father and son walking across rope bridge

Joining online FAQs 

Do you want to find out more about becoming a National Trust member online? Here, we've collected answers to your most frequently asked questions.

Three cyclists in Seatoller, Lake District

Can I add more than two adults to a membership? 

Yes, you can add more than two adults to a membership, but not on our website. If you wish to set up this type of membership, please get in touch with our team.

Where can I use my card?


Visitors in the garden at Belton House, Lincolnshire

Do you offer a senior membership discount?  

We offer a discount on renewal of membership to those members aged 60 and over, who have been a member for at least five years in the last ten. This works out as 25 per cent less than the full rate.

A couple on a walk with their dog by the beach at Penrose, Cornwall

Can I renew my membership online? 

We’ve updated our website to make it really simple for you to renew your membership online and continue supporting the places you love.

Joining from abroad