Omibus Society

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There are so many reasons to join Omnibus Society, here are just a few:

  • Senior Industry Speakers
  • Company Visits
  • Meet Industry Managers
  • Local Branches and Groups
  • Bi-monthly magazine

You'll also enjoy great benefits from our sister organisation. The Bus Archive, who hold the largest archive of historical bus industry documents in the UK!

Standard membership costs £26 (not including extra publications). You can also opt to receive some or all bulletins printed at extra cost (Paper membership)

Full membership details and pricing information on Paper/Electronic members can be found on the Membership Information page.

If you have any queries about membership, or in case of errors or issues, please contact our Membership Director Andrew Tyldsley who will be happy to help.

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Registering as a new member? Fill out the form below.

Looking to renew? Please login here

Do you wish to use the website to register as a new member and use your card as secure payment?

We still accept post applications. Please download the relevant form, more details within. Thank you!

New Member Form Membership Renewal Form

Basic membership of the Omnibus Society costs £26.00. You will receive electronic access to all bulletins on the site using a username and password (issued when you join) and receive a printed copy of the Omnibus Magazine.

Do you wish to have any bulletins or BUSMART printed and posted to you (paper membership)?

Membership Form

1 - Your Home Branch

You are recommended to choose a home branch (normally the area in which you live or a research group). This costs nothing but ensures you are linked with your local area or relevant group.

1.1 - Printed Bulletins (Optional)

You automatically have access to all bulletins electronically through our website included in the £26.00 fee in step 2. Some members will also want these printed and sent to them. Each costs £12.00 per annum. Tick those required.

(You must also include your home branch if desired as this is not automatically included!)

2 - Busmart

Catalogues are issued at regular intervals offering a wide range of material covering all aspects of transport at very reasonable prices. The BUSMART catalogue subscription goes directly to the Bus Archive.

3 - Overseas Postage

Do you live outside the UK?

4 - Two Year Subscription

5 - Donations

All donations for the Society, Branch, Bus Archive or towards postage costs are welcome!

in respect of
THE OMNIBUS SOCIETY Registered Charity No. 1048887

Please treat as Gift Aid donations all qualifying gifts of money made today and in the future.

I confirm that I have paid or will pay an amount of Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax for each tax year (6th April to 5th April) that is at least equal to the amount of tax that all the charities that I donate to will reclaim on my gifts for that tax year. I understand that other taxes such as VAT and Council Tax do not qualify. I understand that the charity will reclaim tax on every pound that I give at the prevailing rate applicable.
Please notify the charity if you:

  • Want to cancel this declaration
  • Change your name or home address
  • No longer pay sufficient tax on your qualifying income

To receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your tax return or ask HM Revenue and Customs to adjust your tax code.