Hydrographic Office Branch - Public content

Join us

It's great that you're thinking of joining our Hydro branch of Prospect. If you would like to know more information about Prospect before you join, please contact George Hicks or one of the Branch reps (see 'Hydro Branch officials' link on the left-hand side of the screen), or check out all the information on the main Prospect website links, also on the left-hand side.


Subscription rates for 2017

There are five rates of subscription, all based on your gross basic salary:

Working Members


Salary Range


Band 1



Band 2



Band 3



Band 4



Band 5

[£38,631 and above]


Special rate

* [up to £13,092]


Retired Members











* Includes members who are unemployed, on unpaid leave, unpaid maternity leave, in between contracts.

If you have decided you would like to join the UKHO branch of Prospect, you can do so by either:

1. Filling in an application form online (see below), or

2. Contact any representitive (Branch Officials page) who will provide you with a paper application form to fill in and post off.

How to join

Just go to Prospect's national 'join us' page http://www.prospect.org.uk/joinus/index.

You will be asked to select your employer from a drop-down list, then you can check the current subscription rates, and either join online or download a PDF version of our application form.