Joining the GISC gives you access to a number of benefits, including a free 130th anniversary pin badge (for 2022/2023 members), discounted away travel and 10 per-cent off Bayliss Executive Travel day trips, holidays and short breaks.
You can join the GISC online using our secure payment system below, or simply print and complete the membership form and post it to us
Free 12 Month Membership Extension - Bearing in mind the enforced inactivity we are faced with, the GISC Executive Committee have decided that anyone who has an active GISC membership on 1st January 2021, will benefit from an extra year of membership free of charge. This is regardless of membership package purchased.
We will not be issuing modified membership cards, but rest assured your membership will have been updated. Further details can be viewed here.
Joining and Renewing Online:- Our online payment system is PayPal. This is secure and encrypted. Simply click the button below under the relevant subscription. Select Paypal Checkout and you can then either check out with your PayPal account, or select the link to use your credit or debit card.
Please note - You can pay by debit or credit card, but paying with a credit card costs the GISC 50p extra. Where possible, we would appreciate it if you could pay using a debit card.
The current membership and renewal rates are:-
Over 16 and not in education
Under 16, Over 16 and in education, over 60.
Membership for 2 adults & 2 juniors/seniors
If you wish to join the Gills Independent Supporters Club, or renew your current membership, by please download and print the following membership form:-
GISC Membership Form 2021/2022 - PDF format - Download
Completed membership form should be sent together with a cheque for the appropriate amount, made payable to 'GISC', to:
GISC Membership Secretary, 92 Woodside, Wigmore, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0PN.
All members who provide an email address will be added to the GISC email group, which will keep you updated with the latest new and events happened at the GISC. If you wish to opt out of this please do not provide an email address on your membership form.
If you have any problems downloading the membership forms above, or have any questions, please email us.
Joining the GISC gives you access to a number of benefits. These are reviewed and updated on a regular basis. The current benefits include:-
GISC / GFC Badges
All members will receive a limited edition 130th Anniversary Gillingham FC pin badge free of charge for the 2022/2023 season. The GISC hope to produce further badges in the future, which will be sent to all members free of charge.
Join us for a drink and pre-match chat at the Brasenose Club, 168-170 Nelson Road, Gillingham, ME7 4LU. Admission on a match day is free for members and guests, with drinks available at club prices.
Monthly Quiz Nights
The GISC quiz nights take place on the third Monday of each month at the Brasenose Club, Gillingham. Prizes are on offer for the winners and losers, along with hot buffet and a raffle. Entry is £2 per person and the fun begins at 8pm.
End of Season Awards
The GISC has been presenting the Gillingham FC players with end of season awards for over 50 years. Each member is entitled to one vote in each category. A full list of winners can be viewed here.
Members receive priority booking, and discounted prices, for any special events the GISC organise.
In recent years we have arranged a Legends Night which has seen former Gills heroes meet, and be interviewed by, the fans.
Our next event sees Martin Allen, Danny Kedwell and Charlie Lee return to Kent on 19th May. Details can be viewed here.
Away Travel Discount
We aim to be at least £1 cheaper for adult members than any other Gills coach travel operation. A child member can also travel to any away game, which the GISC run a coach to, for only £5 when accompanied by an adult member.
Win A Signed Shirt
Every supporter who renews their membership, or joins the GISC as new member, will be entered into an exclusive draw to win a match worn signed shirt.
All members receive free individual membership to the Football Supporters Association. The FSA helps hundreds of fans every year who have been poorly treated by their clubs, stewards or the police. They can also provide free football related legal advise to members. Further details can be viewed here or on the FSA website at thefsa.org.uk.
The GISC have a large variety of Gillingham and International programmes dating back as far as 1960. These are available for as little as 50p. For further details please visit the merchandise page.
Regular Updates / AGM
All members receive regular news updates via email. We also have a Facebook and Twitter page to keep members updated. Members can also attend the GISC AGM which is held at the start of every season.