Join STAR online securely through PayPal, you do not need a PayPal account and can pay by debit or credit card.

STAR (Supporters Trust At Reading) is registered as an Industrial and Provident Society under the name of Reading Football Supporters' Society Limited..

Joining or Renewing STAR membership online - Stage 1

Joining STAR or renewing your membership online is a simple two stage process.
Stage 1 is to complete and submit your details on the form below. Please include your previous STAR Membership number if renewing, together with your RFC Membership number to enable the award of Royalty Points.To process your application all the entries marked * must be completed. Please read the Terms and Conditions on the right.

In Stage 2 you will be able to select your membership type, either Adult, Youth or Senior (see panel on right for details) and be taken to our secure PayPal page to make your payment by debit or credit card (you do not need a PayPal account) or via your PayPal account if you already hold one.

Your membership application is not complete until payment has been made.

You can apply for membership for up to 4 persons living at the same address, just tick the Additional Memberships check box below and complete the additional applicant details. If applicable you will need to enter their previous STAR membership and RFC membership numbers as well as your own.

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 STAR membership year runs from 1st July to 30th June each year.

Adult membership costs £10
Youth membership for under 18s is £5
Senior membership for over 65s costs £5.

In completing your membership application your information is kept on a database and used for purposes of administration of membership and communication of news and updates. We may also contact you with regard to improving our service to members.

All data is treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1988 and STAR's Data protection Policy. Your details are not passed to any third party with the exception of Reading FC to enable the award of Royalty Points.


Online payments are made via PayPal on their secure website where any information you transmit is encoded to prevent unauthorised access. STAR does not collect any of your financial details. You do not need a PayPal account to make a payment. When successfully completed you will receive a copy of your payment details to the email address you provide to PayPal.

The PayPal privacy policy is available here:

You can collect your membership card from the STAR base usually at the next Home match. A confirmation email will be sent from the membership team along with your membership number, after your application has been processed.

If you live outside the Reading area as an Exile your membership pack will be available for collection when you can attend a home match or alternatively if you respond to the acknowledgement email from the membership team requesting it to be sent by post. 

If you have any questions in applying for membership please email

In case of any difficulty in using our online application process please email

For further information on member benefits and to download a copy of STAR rules visit our Membership page.

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