Membership application form

Personal Details

Applicant 1

Title
Forename(s)*
Surname*
Previous names (eg Maiden name)
Hebrew name
Are you a
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy)* / /
Gender
Mobile number
Work number
Email*

Spouse of Applicant 1 (if joining)

Title
Forename(s)
Surname
Previous names (eg Maiden name)
Hebrew name
Are you a
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Gender
Mobile number
Work number
Email

Contact details

Address Line 1
Address Line 2
Town
County
Postcode
Home Tel

Status Check

Membership to the United Synagogue is open to any Jew. To become a member of the United Synagogue, the applicants’ Jewish Status must be confirmed by the Court of the Chief Rabbi. The following section is to verify your status. (Additional documentation may be requested.)

If Single

Father’s forename
Father’s surname (If different)
Mother’s forename
Mother’s maiden name
Date of parent’s marriage (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Full Name of Synagogue in which your parents were married
Location of Synagogue (City and Country)
Are you adopted?
Are you a convert?
If yes please email/post documentation of your conversion.
Are your parents currently members of a United Synagogue?
If yes, please state which one ?
Additional documentation is required if your parents

Married in Israel: Please email/post a copy of their Te’udat Nisu’in (Israeli Marriage Certificate) and your unabridged birth certificate
Married Overseas: (other than Israel): Please email/post a copy of their Ketubah and your unabridged birth certificate
Married in a non-orthodox or Civil Ceremony: Please email/post a copy of your mother’s parents’ Ketubah and her unabridged birth certificate, her marriage certificate and your unabridged birth certificate.
If you are over 30 please provide us with a copy of your full birth certificate.

If joining to get married

Date of marriage (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Full Name of Synagogue in which you were married

If Married

Date of marriage (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Full Name of Synagogue in which you were married
Location of Synagogue (City and Country)
Additional documentation is required for the following

Married in Israel: Please enclose a copy of your Te’udat Nisu’in (Israeli Marriage Certificate)
Married Overseas (other than Israel): Please enclose a copy of your Ketubah
Married in a non-orthodox or Civil Ceremony: Please enclose a copy of the Ketubah of your respective parents, a copy of your civil marriage and your unabridged birth certificates

If Divorced

Full name of previous spouse
Date of marriage (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Full Name of Synagogue
Location of Synagogue (City and Country)
Do you have a Get??
Date of Get (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Beth Din who gave Get & Reference Number

If Widow/Widower

Full name of deceased spouse
Date of Death (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Date of marriage (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Full Name of Synagogue
Location of Synagogue (City and Country)
Additional documentation is required if your parents

Married in Israel: Please email/post a copy of your Te’udat Nisu’in (Israeli marriage certificate)
Married Overseas: (other than Israel): Please email/post a copy of your Ketubah
Married in a non-orthodox or Civil Ceremony: Please email/post a copy of your parents’ Ketubah and your unabridged birth certificate

Children’s Details

Please provide details of your children and copies of their full birth certificates who are under 21 or live at the same address as this application. (If any of your children are adopted and/or converted we will need to refer the application to the London Beth Din, please supply all available supporting documentation). By joining the United Synagogue, your children under the age of 21 become members of Tribe for free. To find out about Tribe events and activities visit www.tribeuk.com. Your membership does not cover children over 21. Any single children aged 21-29 can join a community online for £5 a month through Tribe Community membership (TCM) at www.tribeuk.com/tcm (TCM includes synagogue membership and US burial rights, FES).

Child 1

Forename(s)
Surname
Email
Hebrew name
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Gender
Is this child adopted?
Has this child converted?

Child 2

Forename(s)
Surname
Email
Hebrew name
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Gender
Is this child adopted?
Has this child converted?

Child 3

Forename(s)
Surname
Email
Hebrew name
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Gender
Is this child adopted?
Has this child converted?

Child 4

Forename(s)
Surname
Email
Hebrew name
Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy) / /
Gender
Is this child adopted?
Has this child converted?

Yahrzeits

The yarhzeit is the Hebrew anniversary of a relative’s death. Your Synagogue will be able to send you a yearly letter to state the English date it corresponds to.

Applicant 1

Mourner’s Name
Yarhzeit 1
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /
Yarhzeit 2
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /
Yarhzeit 3
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /

Applicant 2

Mourner’s Name
Yarhzeit 1
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /
Yarhzeit 2
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /
Yarhzeit 3
Forename of Deceased
Surname
Hebrew name
Relationship to Member
Date deceased (English or Hebrew, please include year)
Time of death (hh/mm) /

Terms and conditions

  1. Membership is available only to persons of the Jewish religion as defined by the Court of the Chief Rabbi and is subject to the Bye-laws of the United Synagogue.
  2. Please tick here if you are happy for us to pass on your contact information to selected third parties who may contact you directly for fundraising or promotional purposes.
  3. Membership of the United Synagogue (US) automatically entitles you to join the Funeral Expenses Scheme (FES) which after 6 months of membership ensures that there is a place for you at a US cemetery at no additional cost to loved ones. Payment into the Scheme together with membership of the US must be continuous. For people joining over the age of 40 there is an entrance fee depending on age. (Please ask your synagogue administrator for these rates.) FES also covers Jewish children of members who are under the age of 21. (Children over 21 will need to take membership in their own right.)
    If you don’t wish to be part of the FES please tick the appropriate box:
    Applicant 1Applicant 2
  4. If any of the information on the application is found to be incorrect, the United Synagogue has the right to cancel membership.
  5. US membership is continuous. To resign, at least one month’s written notice must be given to the synagogue office. On resignation, all rights provided by the FES Scheme and US membership are lost and no refund of past payments is payable.

I/We declare the details on this form are correct and that we agree to the terms and conditions above.

Applicant 1 Name
Applicant 2 Name
Date (dd/mm/yyyy) / /

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