Information Regarding Memberships - Email received

Dear all,

As you know we are in the midst of troubling times. While we all do what we can to carry on & do the best for our families and friends it's really heartening to see Memberships and Donations still coming in. We now have several ways that you can become a Member of the NABD, with one-off annual payments & monthly payment plans via PayPal. We now also have a Direct Debit mandate system in place and to try and reduce overheads, we are now sending membership renewals via email whenever possible.

If you receive an email with the heading “Membership Renewal Notice from National Association for Bikers with a Disability” from quickbooks@notification dot intuit dot com, check the membership number quoted on the email to ensure it is correct. You should also receive another email inviting you to set up a Direct Debit if you wish to pay in this manner. This system is new & we have had enquiries as to whether this email is genuine. We can assure you that it is.

We are continually grateful for all of our stalwart members & all of their fundraising efforts over the years. We trust you will all stay safe & well, heed the Health Advice & see you at the end of all of this, in a field somewhere for a pint & some belting tunes!


Webmaster - NABD

We are pleased to announce that we have new ways of paying for your membership. Please choose your Option below:

UK Individual Membership Options


UK Family Membership Options

Lifetime Membership Button

The NABD is a Registered Charity, open to anyone with an interest in motorcycling. Our aim is to help get disabled people to enjoy independent motorcycling, however they came by their disability, whether by accident, through illness, or from birth.

There is a common misconception that you have to be Disabled to join the NABD. This could not be further from the truth - we welcome, indeed we rely upon, able bodied people to help carry out our aims, of assisting Disabled Bikers to get on the road under their own steam.

There are several options for Membership of the NABD, as follows: -

Individual Membership - For one Adult.

Family Membership - For up to two Adults, and two children (under 16 on date of joining).

Junior Membership - For one child (under 16 on date of joining).

Lifetime Membership - One payment, no renewals.

Privacy: We do not share information with anyone. Your personal details will be used only for our own administrative purposes.

Membership Benefits:

As a NABD Member you will be joining an expanding family throughout the UK, Eire, Isle of Man and Channel Isles, helping to ensure that people with disabilities have access to the freedom and independence of motorcycling.

You will receive a Membership Card, NABD Member Patch and a Year Bar for each year of membership. You will also receive the quarterly Open House magazine, as One printed copy annually, others issues as e-magazines.

You will also be entitled to discounts on the NABD Merchandise, available from the NABD Online Shop, NABD Office & the National Information & Advice Stall, at bike shows and rallies.

You will also be able to benefit from discounts as offered by our Business Affiliates, including savings on your Bike or Car Insurance!

What do we get from you becoming a member?

Your Annual Membership fees go towards the running costs of the Association that are not covered by sponsorship for specific purposes like insuring the NABD Van. These costs include rent of the office in Manchester and the office utility bills etc..
This means that every penny that goes into a Donation Pot or Bucket, or is received from a sponsored event goes directly into the Adaptations Fund to help more people with disabilities to have motorcycles, trikes, sidecars or quad-cycles adapted to suit their needs.

You can apply by post or online. Please allow up to 21 days for delivery. 
We use Paypal to process online payments. This service is not available in all countries. More information

Gift Aid

The NABD is registered with the HMRC for Gift Aid and the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme which lets us claim back 25p from the Tax Man for every £1 we collect or is donated, if eligible under the scheme. For this to apply we need a Declaration from you when you make that donation. The declaration is below and we simply need you to type the word Yes into the box on your donation or Membership Application.

This will not cost you any more, but we can then claim the money back from the HMRC. 

"I want to Gift Aid my current donation and any donations I may make in the future or have made in the past 4 years to the National Association for Bikers with a Disability (NABD).
I am a UK taxpayer and understand that if I pay less Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations in that tax year it is my responsibility to pay
any difference.
I will notify the NABD of any change in my personal circumstances, such as name and address, or that I no longer pay UK Income or Capital Gains tax or I wish to cancel the declaration."

For the rules we as a Charity are following regarding Gift Aid, please see the HMRC website

The price of Membership is as follows:        

Individual  £24 Renewal £24
Family £36 Renewal £36
Junior (Postal applications only) £13 Renewal £13
Lifetime Membership £500 Never renew again!  

Club Affiliation
- For Clubs who wish to support the NABD.

We now have a two tier programme for Clubs to support the NABD at a level that they find appropriate for them.

The new Club Affiliations are:

Standard Affiliation (£40.00 per annum)

which entitles you to:

•            A Certificate of Affiliation

•            2 Open House magazines

•            1 affiliation patch (more available to purchase)

•            Listing in Open House magazine & on NABD website

•            One vote at AGM

•            Reciprocal links to club website on NABD website

•            Event listings on NABD website and in our Update Bulletins

•            Access to NABD Affiliated Club Facebook page

•            10% discount on advertising in Open House & Flyer inserts

Premium Affiliation (£100.00 per annum)

which entitles you to all of Standard Affiliation plus:

•            3 Open House magazines

•            20% discount on advertising in Open House & Flyer inserts

•            Free 6 x 6 metre club stall space at NABD events (subject to space)

For full terms and conditions please contact the Club Liaison Officer

Privacy: Affiliated Club contact details, including website url and email address, will be published on the NABD website and/or in Open House magazine.

Club Affiliation - Standard £40 Renewal £40
Club Affiliation - Premium £100 Renewal £100
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