Come and Join Us 

What are the costs to join?

- The annual subscription is currently £15.00
- A small fee for each group attendance
- Some groups additionally need to charge for materials and room hire.
- An admittance fee of £1 for members to attend our Open Meetings. Bring your non-member friends for only £2 each.

To join MKu3a and partake of the many group activities, there are three options:

  1. Join online (please fill in the Online joining form further down this page).                                                                                                                                    
  2. Click here to download and print a copy of an Application Form. Complete as required and send the form to:

    Milton Keynes u3a
    11 Winchester Circle
    Milton Keynes
    MK10 0BA.

  3. Call the office on 01908 281 717.
    Leave your name, address, postcode and phone number and we will post a form to you.

You can pay by:-

  • PayPal when joining online
  • BACS transfer (a first time transfer might show 'name can not be verified' as our bank is not a signatory to the Confirmation of Payee (COP) scheme. Subsequent transfers will not receive the notification)
  • By cheque/postal order

MKu3a is a Registered Charity, number 298693, and it is therefore possible to Gift Aid your subscription if you are a taxpayer.

When you join us, you will be able to take part in any of our 100+ interest groups - subject to space being available, as some groups may have a waiting list.

Our Newsletter, 'The Third Way' is available each month online. The national magazine, 'Third Age Matters' is published five times a year.

Try us first! You can attend two meetings of one group before you decide to join MKu3a. You will be required to pay the same attendance fee as members. Our groups are listed on the Interest Groups page with details for the Group Coordinator, meeting places and days and times. Please contact the Group Coordinator before you visit to introduce yourself and discuss any questions you may have about the group.

Facilities for people with mobility issues vary across the groups. Please inform the Group Coordinator of any problems when you make contact.

To join online
Please complete the following as fully as possible. It is also important that you include your emergency contact person's name and their phone number so that we can quickly and easily get in touch in case of an emergency. At the end of the form click the 'Submit Membership Request' box, and you will be sent an email with your Membership number and the fee payment options. Do look out for an email from MKu3a as soon as possible.

As you have joined online we will send future membership notifications by email.  Please contact the Membership Secretary if this is unsuitable for you.

Required Fields are marked with an asterisk *.


Title *:
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First Name *:
Last Name *:
Known As:
Partner's Membership No.:


Email *:
Home Phone:
Mobile Phone:
Preferred Phone:
Emergency Contact Name *:
Emergency Contact Number *:


Address 1:
Address 2:
Address 3:
Address 4:
(Please Select)
Postcode *:

Gift Aid Declaration

Using Gift Aid means that for every £1 of your subscription, this U3A receives 25p from HM Revenue and Customs, helping our funds go further. Please treat my current and future personal subscription/s as Gift Aid. I confirm that I am a UK taxpayer and that I pay at least as much tax on my income or capital gains as this U3A will reclaim. I will advise this U3A if I wish to cancel this declaration in the future or I no longer pay sufficient tax on my income or capital gains.

Gift Aid *:

Data Protection

We are compliant with the aims of the act. Your information will be held and maintained on a computer for the purposes of correspondence/contact only.

Third Party Consent

Are you happy to be added to the direct mailing list for the Third Age Trust magazines – Third Age Matters and Sources?  If so, please indicate below

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All U3A's are run by the members for the members and rely on volunteers to run all aspects of our association. Would you like to help us?



Privacy Statement

Milton Keynes U3A requires you to provide your personal information so that you can be kept informed about events and activities that are offered as part of your membership. In collecting the information Milton Keynes U3A will: -

  • To store it securely for membership purposes.
  • To communicate with you as a U3A member.
  • To share it with group coordinators for those groups of which you are a member.
  • To send you general information about the Third Age Trust (the national organisation to which U3As are affiliated.   

Vision and Mission Statement

Please see the Home Page

Terms and Conditions of Membership


All members must: -

  • Abide by the principles of the U3A movement
  • Always act in the best interests of the U3A and never do anything to bring the U3A into disrepute
  • Abide by the terms and conditions of the constitution
  • Treat fellow members with respect and courtesy at all times
  • Comply with and support the decisions of the elected committee

If you are not redirected to the next page please check you have completed all the necessary information on your join form above.