CAGS logo on rainbow flagCAGS – Croydon Area Gay Society

For lesbians and gay men in and around Croydon

For contact details, see our "How to join" page

How to join

Membership is open to all (both men and women) who support the Aims of the Society (see below) and pay the annual subscription.

There's a discount, depending on the month when you join, and reduced prices for non-earners and for two people at the same address.

If you would like to join, please download the current application form and send it with a cheque or postal order for your subscription (subscription rates are on the form) to:

℅ 82 Homestead Way
New Addington

Note that this address is for postal enquiries only: we don't have an office!
Also sending your application by the Royal Mail "Signed For" service (recorded delivery) is likely to cause delays.

If you have difficulty downloading and printing the form, just e-mail us at and we will send you all the information you need.

The Aims of the Society are:

To promote the principle that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) people are entitled to lead their lives openly without fear, prejudice or hostility.

To work towards the positive representation in education and media of the lives of LGBT people.

To promote pride and mutual support within the LGBT community in Croydon.

To encourage a variety of social, cultural, recreational, and educational events to benefit the LGBT community in Croydon.

To help and support LGBT people in difficulties.

To work with other community groups to ensure that the needs of local LGBT people are taken into account at all levels.

For more information

For more general enquiries, or if you would like to know more before joining, e-mail us for more information.

Click to download a CAGS Application form