SAMA82 services

Applying for Membership

If you hold the South Atlantic Medal and wish to join SAMA (82) as a Full Member, please download and print the SAMA (82) membership application form and return it to us at the address below.   Membership Form (AP4).docx

Membership Fee Payment can be made by sending a cheque made payable to SAMA 82 for £10.00 or by Bank Transfer (details can be found on the application form or by contacting the SAMA 82 Office)

If you would like to join SAMA(82) in any other category, then please e-mail us, or write to us at the address below, with your own name and address and we will send you further information and an application form.


There are three categories of membership:

Full Membership

Full Membership is reserved for those in possession of the South Atlantic Medal (1982). The subsidised fee, payable on joining, is £10. However, Full Members are encouraged to make a minimum £10 annual donation.

Special Membership

Special Membership will be granted, on application (and without payment of any fees), to the next of kin of those who died in the South Atlantic Campaign. These first 258 Membership numbers are allocated – and sacrosanct.

Associate Membership

Associate Membership may be granted, on application, to those with a special affection for the Islands and/or commitment to SAMA (82)’s aims. There is a £10 fee payable on joining. However, Associate Members are encouraged to make a minimum £10 annual donation.

Feel free to contact us using the form below if you have any questions