Classification of members

(a) Honorary Life Members:

Any member who has rendered special service to the club may on a motion approved by the General Committee elect an Honorary Life Member by the votes of not less than two-third (2/3) of the members present at a General Meeting. All Honorary Life Members shall be exempt from paying their membership subscription and shall be entitled to all the privileges of membership.

(b) Life Members:

Any member on payment of a minimum fee, of rupees thirty thousand (Rs. 30,000/-) may be eligible for Ordinary Life Membership on approval by the General Committee. Such a person shall be exempted from paying his membership subscriptions and shall be entitled to all the privileges of membership.

(c) Ordinary Members:

All persons who reside within a ten mile radius of the club or are employed or have business interest within the municipal limits of Galle are eligible for Ordinary Membership.

(d) Outstation Members:

All persons who reside outside a ten mile radius are eligible for Ordinary Outstation Membership. However they have the option of securing Ordinary Membership.

(e) Lady Members:

Ladies, who are not less than eighteen (18) years, are eligible for lady membership.

(f) Student Members:

Any bona fide student of any secondary school shall be eligible for student membership. He shall produce a letter of consent from the principle of the school.

(g) Honorary Members:

The General Committee may in their discretion invite as Honorary Member, a distinguished guest, or any visiting sportsman or team of sportsman during his or their temporary stay in the town of Galle. They shall be entitled to all privileges of membership.


Fees and Subscription

(a) Enrolment fee:

The enrolment fee for all members except Student Members, Associate Members, Honorary Members, Honorary Life Members and cricketers playing for Galle Cricket Club for the current year. Shall be rupees eight thousand (Rs. 8000/-) and for Leady Members shall be rupees two thousand five hundred (Rs. 2500/-)

(b) Subscriptions

I. Ordinary Members shall pay an annual subscription of rupees two thousand (Rs. 2000/-) on or before the 31st March each year.
II. Outstation Members shall pay an annual subscription of rupees two thousand (Rs. 2000/-) on or before the 31st March each year.
III. Leady Members shall pay an annual subscription of rupees five hundred (Rs. 500/-) on or before the 31st March each year.
IV. Student Members shall pay an annual subscription of rupees five hundred (Rs. 500/-) on or before the 31st March each year.
V. Player’s representing the Galle Cricket Club for the current year are exempted from annual subscription for the current year.

Rights and Privileges

Student Members shall be entitled to all the privileges of membership except to vote at meetings, to hold office or be served with intoxicating drinks and from playing billiards and card games.

Honorary Members and Associate Members shall be entitled to all the privileges of membership except to vote at meetings and hold office. All other categories of members shall be entitled to all the privileges of membership.