Frequently Asked Questions - St Andrews Business Club

Why should I join the Club?

Why should I join the Club?

  • High-quality networking with business owners and senior members of a variety of local organisations
  • Access to our Members-only events
  • Right to invite guests to Members-only events (one free)
  • Company and contact details on our website
  • Free display of flyers at events
  • Opportunity to write a guest blog post for the Club website once a year
  • Opportunity to be an expert speaker at a Club event
  • Opportunity to host a Club ‘Member visit’ event at your premises
  • Have your organisation featured in a post on the Club’s social channels
  • Opportunity to have your social posts shared on Club channels

How much is it to attend an event?

How much is it to attend an event?

  • Breakfast events cost £10 per person. Members can bring one Guest free.
  • Lunch events cost £8 per person. Members can bring one Guest free.
  • Evening events are always free to Members and they can bring one Guest free. Non-members usually pay £5. See the Eventbrite listing for each for pricing.
  • Members & Guests-only events are usually free to Members and their guests.

How often are events held?

When are events held?

From September 2017 to June 2018 we plan to host a breakfast or lunch event and an evening event each month, with the exception of December when only one event will be held.

Do I or my business have to be in St Andrews to join or attend events?

Do I or my business have to be in St Andrews to join or attend meetings?

No – anyone doing business in or with an interest in North-East Fife is welcome.

Can I bring a guest to a Club event?

Can I bring a guest to a club meeting?

Guests are very welcome and members can bring one guest to each free.

Where are the events held in St Andrews?

Where are the meetings held in St Andrews?

The Breakfast events are held in the Garden Room, The Scores Hotel, 76 The Scores, St Andrews, KY16 9BB. You can find it here in Google Maps - https://goo.gl/maps/M1mtKk1C5aU2 

The Lunch and most Evening events are held at The New Golf Club, 3-5 Gibson Place, St Andrews, KY16 9JE. You can find it here in Google Maps - https://goo.gl/maps/udhL4SdD2KS2

How do I join the club?

How do I join the club?

Anyone interested in joining the Club should go to this page or email the Secretary (secretary@standrewsbusinessclub.co.uk) with their request. We can then assist you with a few simple steps to join and also answer any questions.

How much does it cost to join the club?

How much does it cost to join the club?

It currently costs just £30 per Season to be an Individual member (there are additional charges for some meetings and events, usually to cover the costs of catering). 

Corporate membership is £100 per Season for up to 5 people.

Membership is paid annually in September.

How much is it to attend an evening event?

How much is it to attend an evening event?

The evening events are usually free to Members and £5 per person to Non-Members (excluding Eventbrite booking charge).

How much is it to attend a breakfast event?

How much is it to attend a breakfast meeting?

The breakfast events cost £10 per person (excluding Eventbrite booking charge).

Is Club membership only open to men?

Is Club membership only open to men?

No.

Is Club membership invitation-only?

Is Club membership invitation-only?

No.

Is there a dress code?

Is there a dress code?

No, whatever you normally wear for business networking is fine.

What is the format of Club events?

What is the format of Club meetings?

See the posts for future events for details, but they usually involve networking as well as an expert speaker.

St Andrews Business Club