Product has been added to the basket

AGMs and OGMs

Forthcoming OGMs (Ordinary General Meetings)

New Fellows are elected at Ordinary General Meetings (OGMs). The dates for OGMs until June 2022 are as follows:

  • 30 June 2021
  • 22 September 2021
  • 23 November 2021
  • 02 February 2022
  • 06 April 2022
  • 22 June 2022

AGM (Annual General Meeting)

The AGM 2022 will take place on President's Day (8 June 2022) and will be held from 11am-12.30pm BST

Further details will follow, but if you have any questions, please email

Council for 2021/2022

Members of Council elected at the AGM on 9 June 2021 were:

  • Ms Ruth Allington
  • Miss Lucy Thomas
  • Dr Amanda Owen
  • Mr Martin Griffin
  • Prof Mark Allen
  • Dr Keith Myers
  • Mr Pete Loader
  • Dr Neil Frewin

Members of Council who retired at the AGM on 9 June 2021 were:

  • Mr Tom Backhouse
  • Dr Andrew Bloodworth
  • Mr John Booth
  • Mr Graham Goffey
  • Prof Chris King
  • Prof Bryne Ngwenya
  • Mr Nik Reynolds
  • Dr Helen Smyth

Please see our Council page for a full list of Council members.

Fellowship subscriptions

The following subscription rates for 2021-2022 were agreed at the AGM on 25 June 2021:

Annual Fee Category Description
Student member (candidate Fellow) Membership for students in upper secondary and undergraduate level education £15.00 
Fellow (postgraduate) Fellows studying MSc or PhD (full-time) £45.00 
Fellow (early career) 0-9 years of completing first degree (excluding career breaks)* £76.00 
Fellow (mid career) 10-14 years of completing first degree (excluding career breaks)* £76.00 
Fellow (experienced career) 15+ years from completing first degree (excluding career breaks)* £218.00
Fellow (retired)
Retired and not offering services
Fellow (emeritus) Retired and with 40+ years membership £74.00 
Fellow (concessions)
Reduced fees to support Fellows on maternity / paternity leave, career breaks,
unemployed and on low income
Senior Fellows Fellows with over 50 years continuous membership
Friends Non-professional membership for interested amateurs, Earth science graduates
in other professions and Earth science professionals who have left the profession
and Fellowship for more than 2 years

*Please contact the membership team to ensure the correct rate is applied