Join the BMF

Four BMF members pose next to a motorcycleThe British Motorcyclists Federation is one of the largest motorcycling groups in the world. United by a love of motorcycling, we represent our members by safeguarding their rights on and off the road.

Many motorcyclists are affiliated BMF members through their local motorcycle club, but only individual members receive all of the benefits we offer. By becoming a full member, not only will you be supporting riders' rights by funding the BMF, you will receive our quarterly magazine and can save money with a range of exclusive discounts and offers.


Why join the BMF community?

Political representation

Jim Freeman, BMF Chairman, at the BMF AGM

The BMF represents the best interests of UK motorcyclists, whatever machine you ride. We campaign against dangers to your safety and safeguard your freedom to ride at a local, national and European level.

We are one of the largest rider groups in the world, working with local authorities, government departments and European organisations in order to get the best for our members.


Motorcycle Rider magazine

BMF Motorcycle Rider magazineAll BMF members receive the BMF's quarterly magazine Motorcycle Rider, delivered directly to your door. It’s packed with the latest road tests, advice, interviews and campaign news.


Discounted insurance with Bikesure

BMF Insurance logo

Receive a great discount on your motorcycle insurance in a special deal with Bikesure. Benefits on most Bikesure policies include…

  • Optional personal injury cover
  • Free £100,000 legal cover
  • Optional helmet and leathers cover up to £1,000
  • Multibike discounts
  • Limited mileage discounts
  • Discounts for experienced riders and security precautions


50% off RAC breakdown cover

A man fixes a yellow motorcycleIn partnership with RAC, a special offer of 50% off RAC Breakdown Cover from £28.75 is available to members. You can save 50% this year then 25% every year you renew.


Part of a community

Happy motorcyclists thumbs upBMF members are part of a nationwide community of passionate motorcyclists. As a member, you will have access to reduced price tickets for BMF events – plus you can attend and vote at all BMF meetings.

Our friendly, experienced motorcycling experts will be available to offer you guidance whenever you need it. You’ll also be able to contribute to the voice of British motorcyclists, with opportunities to volunteer in the BMF’s political work as little or as much as you like.


Great touring and travel discounts

Two motorcyclists riding on the roadMotorcycle touring is the best combination of riding and adventure. Your membership provides you with excellent travel deals, whether you’re exploring the UK or travelling abroad.

Receive offers from Weekend Leisure Breaks, Bike-Astur Motorcycle Tours, Scotland by Bike, Moto-Abruzzo Italy, Cotswold Outdoor, Motours, Nutt Travel and Perkins Slade Euro Plus Insurance.

BMF members can also get free postage and packing on Mapsman’s Best Rides Motorcycle Atlas. You can find great rides and routes with the help of this waterproof and tear-proof atlas which highlights more than 300 of the best rides in the UK. Plus, Mapsman will donate £3 to the BMF fighting fund for every atlas bought by BMF members – benefitting all UK motorcyclists.



Join the BMF community

Become a part of the powerful voice safeguarding the rights of motorcyclists for just £28 a year.

Alternatively, save £22 and create a joint membership for both you and your riding partner (if you live at the same address) – only £34 per year.

Subscription type


Joint Member