APRS is a registered charity and funded entirely by membership fees, donations
from Trusts and other supporters and by legacies.
Such contributions can substantially secure the future of the organisation.

Join The Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland

The benefits of membership include:

  • knowledge that you are supporting all of Scotland’s rural landscapes from your local countryside and Green Belt, out to the hills and mountains
  • expert advice on local and national planning issues
  • personal copy of our Newsletters either e-mail or paper
  • regular e-Bulletins
  • access to specialist Advice Notes on aspects of the planning system
  • volunteer opportunities through campaigns and at events
  • take part in site visits

To join and support us as a member, please fill out our Membership Form which includes options to pay by Direct Debit or Cheque (debit/creditcard coming soon).

The above is a PDF form and you should be able to edit this. Once completed, please save or download the form and send it to info@aprs.scot If you cannot open it, please email us and we will contact you to set up your membership. This will take a few minutes only and we would greatly appreciate you taking the time to do this.


A legacy provides a fitting tribute to someone’s life, and remembering APRS would help in our efforts to retain the beauty of Scotland’s countryside for future generations.  Making or changing your will should always be done in consultation with a solicitor.

Raise Funds for us

Why not raise money for us:

If you have any queries about anything on this page or wish to further discuss what we are doing, please Contact us.