These all lobby for General Aviation, improving regulations, supporting airfields and keeping us in the air. You should aim to be a member of at least one throughout your flying career.

Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association. Free membership for students! Free legal advice, discounts on fuel in Channel Islands, magazine.

Light Aircraft Association. Primarily for those owning or flying Permit aircraft. Free Magazine.

PPL / IR (Europe). ‘The voice of General Aviation Instrument flying.’ Well worth joining if you are IR or IR Restricted (or interested in becoming so). Excellent members only forum.