Joining FSOC: New Memberships

Joining FSOC is a TWO STEP Process. Firstly we'd like you to register your vehicle(s) with us. This won't take more than 5 minutes per vehicle (As long as you have your engine and chassis number to hand). Please go ahead and click the 'Register your vehicle' button now. To save time, if you have multiple vehicles, you can register one immediately and return here to register the others when time permits.


Once you have completed the Vehicle Registration Form come back here and  select/click-on the membership category below to complete the joining process.

15 month subscription costs from October 2020 - December 2021 are as follows:


  • UK: 40 UK Pounds

  • Europe:  43 UK Pounds

  • Rest of the World: 48 UK Pounds

The prices reflect the different postage costs to the various regions.  15 month subscription includes Oct 20 and Dec 20 editions of Sidevalve magazine.  Earlier copies are available on request from

YOU DO NOT  NEED TO OWN A SIDEVALVE TO BE AN FSOC MEMBER.  Just select "No Sidevalve Yet!" on the various drop-down lists below.   (Then start searching for a Sidevalve ! )


Towards the end of the online purchase process you will be offered an option to add additional family members to your purchase. These are charged at £1.50 each for all geographic locations.   


Once completed your welcome email should arrive in a few days and your membership card and magazine in the post (To the address associated with your Payment Method) within the next 7-10 working days.


We accept PayPal and all popular Credit and Debit Cards.


Note: We use the PayPal Secure Payments System to process your order, but don't worry if you don't have a PayPal Account. During the payment process you will be asked to 'Sign into PayPal' but if you don't have a PayPal Account you may continue instead to the PayPal Secure Card Payment Screen.