Group - Fees

First Term/Joining Fees

Once you make the decision to join our Group, the first term/initial joining fee is due prior to investiture.
First Term/Joining Fees (Per Member) 2018 - Term 1 2018 - Terms 2-4
Joining Fee - once off fee paid to Scouts Australlia NSW $30 $30
Quarterly Membership Fee - paid to Scouts Australia  NSW to cover the cost of administration and insurance for members. A component of this is also used to support the Leaders of the Group. $55 $60
Group Investiture Fee - to partially cover the cost of badges, scarf and woggle $25 $25
Section Fee - to cover the cost of supplies to run the weekly program and badges $15 $15
TOTAL (due prior to Investiture) $125 $130

Ongoing Term Fees

For all terms following the term of investiture we have a sliding-scale fee for families that have more than one youth
member in the Group.

Ongoing Term Fees During 2018 - Term 1 1st Member 2nd Member 3rd Member
Quarterly Membership Fee - paid to Scouts Australia NSW to cover the cost of administration and insurance for members. A component of this is also used to support the Leaders of the Group. $55 $55 $55
Group  Fee - to cover the cost of rates, utilities, basic hall maintenance, administration costs, hall and equipment insurance etc. $30 $20 $10
Section Fee - to cover the cost of supplies to run the weekly program and badges $15 $15 $15
TOTAL (due by Week 2 of each term) $100 $90 $80

Term fees will increase by $5 per member commencing 2018 - Term 2. See below for the new fee structure.


Ongoing Term Fees During 2018 - Term 2, 3 & 4 1st Member 2nd Member 3rd Member
Quarterly Membership Fee - paid to Scouts Australia NSW to cover the cost of administration and insurance for members. A component of this is also used to support the Leaders of the Group. $60 $60 $60
Group  Fee - to cover the cost of rates, utilities, basic hall maintenance, administration costs, hall and equipment insurance etc. $30 $20 $10
Section Fee - to cover the cost of supplies to run the weekly program and badges $15 $15 $15
TOTAL (due by Week 2 of each term) $105 $95 $85

Fee payments can be paid by cash or cheque (payable to 1st Ermingtion Scouts) to your section leader, or via direct credit.
ACCT NAME: 1st Ermington Scouts
BSB: 032 280
ACCT #: 180 160
Please use your surname as a a reference when paying term fees.

See also 1st Ermington Fees Policy