Chester Golf Club Memberships
Current Membership Categories
SENIOR: This category is for ages 19 and above as of April 1 of the current year. A Resident of the “Chester Area”. This area includes the Village of Chester and westward to the east bank of the Gold River and eastward to Highway 329, thence southward to the Little East River and Rous Cove, including lands to the west of Highway 329 and those lands to the east directly abutting Highway 329, bounded to the north by Highway 103 and to the south by the Atlantic Ocean. Islands connected to the mainland are included. Any person living in the described geographical area, ordinarily or seasonally, after a period of at least six months, may apply for membership.
Those qualified whose residency is less than 5 years will be subject to a $1500.00 plus HST Initiation Fee.
SENIOR SPOUSE: This category is for the Spouse of an existing Chester Golf Club Member who resides outside the Club membership boundaries. Senior Spouse Applicants will be subject to a $1500 initiation fee plus applicable taxes. “Spouse” includes a common law spouse or registered domestic partner as defined by the Vital Statistics Act.
INTERMEDIATE: These persons are between the ages of 19 and 25 as of April 1 and are full-time students in a post-secondary institution. Proof of student status must be provided. Dues are one-half of the Senior rate and applications must include the $100.00 non-refundable payment. This is a courtesy extended by the Club to students continuing their education and who would otherwise qualify as a Senior member at Senior rates.
JUNIOR (Ages 6-18) as of April 1 of the current year. The applicant must be a child or a grandchild of a member, or a resident of the Municipality of the District of Chester. Any Junior who maintains his/her membership, in good standing, for a three (3) year period prior to turning 19 will be eligible for Intermediate or Senior membership upon reaching the age of 19.
SOCIAL: This membership category is for those who wish to maintain a social connection with the Chester Golf Club. A fee of $50.00 provides dining room privileges as well as participation in the opening and closing functions of the club.
Payment of Fees
a) Membership fees are due on March 1st.
b) On April 1st a list of names will be posted at the Club for all member accounts or dues which remain in arrears. As of this date, unpaid fees will be subject to a penalty of $50.00 plus taxes. Playing privileges will be suspended for these members until accounts are paid in full.
c) On April 15th delinquent memberships will be cancelled by the Club. Members will have until April 22nd to appeal to the Club in writing for reinstatement.
d) Club members who have their membership cancelled for non-payment of fees may not reapply for currently open categories of membership for two years.