Access to open spaces has never been more important. Join the Open Spaces Society today and help us protect green and open spaces in your area for generations to come. 

Individual Membership

The Open Spaces Society is a registered charity and we depend on our members to add weight and voice to our campaigns. We have been championing open spaces and public paths in England and Wales since 1865.

We deal with almost 1,000 cases a year assisting local authorities, groups, and individuals to defend their local spaces and paths in all parts of England and Wales.

As a member, you will be a part of a dynamic and enthusiastic movement of people determined to protect the open spaces we all love and enjoy.

By joining us, you can benefit from...

  • Expert guidance from our specialist case officers to help you protect access to common land, town and village greens, open spaces, and public paths in your area.
  • Three copies a year of our lively and informative magazine, Open Space.
  • Professional training for anyone with an interest in our commons, greens and open spaces.
  • Access to our legal fund should you need it.

If you're looking to sign up as a local group or authority at any level, click here.