Membership of the Orkney Renewable Energy Forum is open to any individual, student, business or organisation based within Orkney, with an involvement or interest in renewable energy. We also offer associate membership to any individuals, students, businesses and organisations based out with Orkney who have an interest or involvement in Orkney’s renewables sector.

We accept memberships throughout the year, with memberships running to the calendar year. The exception to this is student membership, which runs in line with the academic year.

The table below shows 2023 membership rates.  We currently offer a special rate of £10 for an introductory year of Individual membership.


OREF Membership Rates

Membership CategoryAnnual SubsMembership CategoryAnnual Subs
Large Business£450 VAT ExclusiveAssociate Large Business£900 VAT Exclusive
Medium Business£225 VAT ExclusiveAssociate Medium Business£450 VAT Exclusive
Small Business£100 VAT ExclusiveAssociate Small Business£200 VAT Exclusive
Individual£30 VAT InclusiveAssociate Individual£30 VAT Inclusive
Student£10 VAT InclusiveAssociate StudentFree (terms apply)


To join OREF, please download and complete the appropriate membership form below. This can be returned by email to or by post to OREF, The Charles Clouston Building, Orkney Research & Innovation Centre, Back Road, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AW, and an invoice for the appropriate membership fee will be issued to you.

Individual and Student Membership Application Form

 Business Membership Application Form