Join or Renew
Joining FISTS is easy; we welcome everyone from complete beginners to experts.
We don't require nominations nor invitations;
all that's needed is an interest in Morse code and a desire to keep it alive.
If you are in the Americas, please join
FISTS North America.
If you are in East Asia, please join
FISTS East Asia.
If you are in Australia or New Zealand, please join
FISTS Down Under.
If you are in Europe or a country outside the Americas, East Asia, Australia and New Zealand, please join us - FISTS HQ - details below!
Membership brings with it a number of benefits:
Our popular quarterly A5 news booklet Key Note - read a
online (PDF, 5 MB) or request a paper copy by sending your callsign, name and address by email to
Use of the FISTS QSL Bureau.
Access to our website's members-only area with details of club projects,
member lookup details and free-to-use software for radio amateurs.
Exchange of help, support and information with like-minded people.
A range of operating awards with real certificates sent to you through the post (free to members).
Many on-air operating activities during the year with relaxed, conversational QSOs.
Ready to become a member or renew?
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We look forward to you joining us!