Vintage Austin Register Ltd

How To Join VAR

  • You don't need to own a vehicle
  • No joining fee
  • Membership runs from 1st January Annually


Membership of the VAR is currently £34 within the UK and £37 outside the UK. All memberships expire on 31st December each year.

When joining from 1st October to 30th November 2017 membership subscription is £42.50 for residents of the UK; £46.25 for residents outside of the UK. Memberships expire 31st December 2018. When joining in December 2017 membership subscription is the annual rate for year 1st January to 31st December 2018.

To receive the Austin Seven Clubs' Association quarterly magazine is an additional £10.

Please click this link to download a membership application form. Complete and return to the Registrar:

Neil Mosley, Holbrooke House, Farmfields Close, Bolsover, Chesterfield S44 6BX. Email

Benefits of Joining VAR

Spares & Information

The Club runs an excellent Spares system which is constantly being developed as new sources become available. Many service parts are available and the manufacture of major components is an ongoing project with a number of members offering the Spares Officer time and expertise to assist. A list of parts available is published regularly to members.
An annual membership list is published by the Registrar, which includes details of members' cars.

Restoration & Maintenance Advice

Advice on Restoration and Maintenance is available from our Restoration Secretary, who is an expert in the field.

Magazine & Newsletter

Members receive 8 Newsletters and a quarterly Magazine to keep them up to date with the Club's activities.


A number of Rallies are held every year in various parts of the country; the Rally Secretary publishes details of these in the newsletter. He will also publish details of collaborative events with other clubs.

Local Meetings

Members meet regularly at different locations up and down the country, to exchange views, information and expertise. These are friendly, informal events - please see the Meetings page for further information.

DVLA Approval

The VAR is approved by the D.V.L.A. to authenticate applications for retention of original registered numbers. It can also help with applications for age-related numbers.

Insurance Valuations

The Club will provide written insurance valuations of cars, backed by the long years of experience that the VAR has accumulated amongst its organisers.