membership details

We are pleased that you have decided to join our club and we trust you will have an enjoyable experience with us at Spencer Park.

We have four different membership catagories covering all ages and for any level of involvement in the club. Most members are 'Active' members, and we also offer an 'Associate' membership for people who just want to have a social affiliation.

Membership catagories:


          Patrolling (senior)                                                                                               

The member is 14 years of age or over as at 30th September preceeding the season and is a qualified lifeguard             (or is under training to be a lifeguard) and carries out patrolling duties.


The member is 13 years of age or under as at 30th September preceeding the season. 

Club Official                                                                                                              

The member does not carry out patrolling duties but holds an appointed club officiating role, eg; committee member, coach, junior coordinator, surf official etc.   

Associate: the member is not actively involved in lifeguarding or sport programs but has a social affiliation with the club.        

The membership year is from 1st July to 30th June.

Application for Membership

for new members joining surf life saving:

All members of surf life saving clubs around New Zealand must be registered with our parent organisation, Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ). This is a one time only registration and there is no subscription fee to SLSNZ. 

Click here to complete the SLSNZ on-line form which will only take a few minutes, making sure you select 'Spencer Park SLSC' in the club selection drop down. Registration is required for each individual family member who wishes to become a member of the club.

Once this has been submitted, then go to Application for Club Membership and complete the Club registration online form. Subscription fees must be paid to complete your registration, payment methods are detailed below.

existing members

All returning members must complete the club Application for Club Membership annually and pay the appropriate club subscription fees. Payment methods are detailed below. 


Refer to application for club membership form

Payment methods: 

The preferred method is via internet banking; Westpac Bank - 03 0854 0585313 00  (please include your name as reference)


Post a cheque to the club post box. PO Box 13-251, Armagh, Christchurch, 8141

Please always include your name and invoice number with all payments.

Refer to the Club Constitution for members rights and privileges.