Royal British Legion Scotland
Patron: Her Majesty The Queen

Join Headquarters and Riders branches online

By joining Legion Scotland you help us to continue providing advice, community and friendship to ex-servicemen and women and their families. Your money will help us to make a big difference. As a member you will aid us to fund remembrance, comradeship, our disablement pensions advice service and wellbeing support.

PLEASE NOTE: Our join online function is under construction.

To join Headquarters branch please contact Claire on: 0131 550 1586 or email

To join Riders branch please contact Michael McEvoy on: 07507 740 800 visit the Riders branch website for full info: 

HQ branch does not offer rolling membership. Therefore, if you wish to join HQ between 1st August and 31st of October in any given membership year please contact our Head of Membership on 0131 550 1586.

Our two main categories of membership are:
1. Ordinary - mainly ex-Service personnel who have served honourably for a period of not less than six months (although other categories are included, see below) and;

2. Associate – those who support the objectives of Legion Scotland but do not qualify for ordinary membership, also spouses, partners and dependants of ordinary members.

At present our ordinary membership is made up from ex-servicemen and women, members of the Armed Forces, Reserve Forces, cadet adult instructors, Merchant Navy, HM Coastguard, the police, fire, ambulance and lifeboat services, War Widows Associations, Bevin Boys, Women’s Land Army & Timber Corp, Royal Observer Corp and the forces of Allied Nations.

We currently have two branches which offer an online joining facility, that is our Headquarters branch and the Riders branch.

Headquarters Branch - the membership year currently runs from the 1st of November to the 31st of October each year and for 2016/2017 whether you wish to join as an ordinary or associate member the fee for this current year is £17.00.
Riders Branch – run on a 12 month rolling membership, whether you wish to join as an ordinary or associate member the fee for this current year is £16.00.
To join these branches today and pay by credit or debit card please follow the membership application link below. If you would prefer to set up a direct debit payment please telephone the Head of Membership on 0131 550 1586, you can also email

If you would like to join a branch in your area, you can search our local branch section for more information and the relevant contact details. To request any additional information about joining and membership benefits, or to apply to join a local branch not listed in the search or a branch of the Women’s Section please go to the Contact Page and insert the relevant branch name in your enquiry.  We will either send you more information, or pass your request to your specified branch who will contact you directly.