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You can help and support us by becoming a member of the OpenStreetMap Foundation. The membership fee is £15 per year and enables you to influence the direction of OpenStreetMap by being able to vote in elections for officers of the foundation. Members may also get discounts on some OSMF organised events (such as the State of the Map conference). You do not have to be a member in order use or contribute to OpenStreetMap.
 
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=== Join for just £15 a year with... ===
   
You can also use these links to '''renew''' an existing membership. If you are uncertain when your current membership expires, contact membership@osmfoundation.org .
 
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* [[/PayPal|credit card or PayPal]]
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* [[/International Bank Transfer|non-UK bank account]]
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* [[/UK Bank Account|UK bank account]]
   
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=== Why should you join? ===
   
How to pay:
 
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* '''Keep OpenStreetMap's servers running.''' OpenStreetMap is the world's biggest user-generated map, free for everyone to use. Our volunteer sysadmins rely on the OSM Foundation to provide the server hardware.
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* '''Influence the future direction of the project.''' Vote in the annual OSM Foundation elections for the board that steers the project.
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* '''Support our volunteer working groups.''' Our [[Working Groups]] keep OpenStreetMap safe from vandalism and legal threat, among other work.
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* '''Enjoy discounts to OSM events.''' The annual State of the Map conference offers significantly cheaper prices for OSM Foundation members.
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* '''Show your support for OpenStreetMap.'''
   
* [[/PayPal|With a Credit Card or PayPal account]]
 
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We look forward to welcoming you to the Foundation.
* [[/International Bank Transfer|With a non-UK Bank Account]]
 
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* [[/UK Bank Account|With a UK Bank Account]]
 
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=== More details ===
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The membership fee is currently £15 per year.
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You do not have to be a member in order to use or contribute to OpenStreetMap.
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You can also use the links above to '''renew''' an existing membership. If you are uncertain when your current membership expires, contact [mailto:membership@osmfoundation.org membership@osmfoundation.org].

Revision as of 21:40, 19 November 2012

Join for just £15 a year with...

Why should you join?

  • Keep OpenStreetMap's servers running. OpenStreetMap is the world's biggest user-generated map, free for everyone to use. Our volunteer sysadmins rely on the OSM Foundation to provide the server hardware.
  • Influence the future direction of the project. Vote in the annual OSM Foundation elections for the board that steers the project.
  • Support our volunteer working groups. Our Working Groups keep OpenStreetMap safe from vandalism and legal threat, among other work.
  • Enjoy discounts to OSM events. The annual State of the Map conference offers significantly cheaper prices for OSM Foundation members.
  • Show your support for OpenStreetMap.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Foundation.

More details

The membership fee is currently £15 per year.

You do not have to be a member in order to use or contribute to OpenStreetMap.

You can also use the links above to renew an existing membership. If you are uncertain when your current membership expires, contact membership@osmfoundation.org.