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Ontario Underwater Council

Mission: to promote the sport of scuba diving in Ontario through safety, advocacy,
cultural & environmental awareness
, self-governance.....and fun!

Club Membership

OUC invites organized SCUBA Clubs to join and receive the following benefits:
  • Comprehensive Commercial Liability Insurance protection (save as much as half off your Club's current insurance costs)(OPTIONAL for Insured Clubs Only)
  • Membership carding service for all your members (all your members are mailed an OUC Club membership card with your Club's name on it)
  • Promotion of your Club's events on OUC's Home Page under "Member Events"
  • Listing of your Club in OUC's "Shipwreck & Shore Dive" Directories
  • Enhanced listing of your Club in OUC's "Ontario Scuba Community Directory"
  • Space to promote your Club at OUC's booth at various annual venues such as Scuba World, Ultimate Travel Show, NDA's "Shipwrecks", OUE's "Scuba Swap", etc.
  • Individual OUC Membership Benefits for all your Club's members
  • Reciprocal Web Links on OUC's Website

Club Membership runs from January to December and rates are as follows:

  • Insured Training Clubs:        $400 ($50 membership + $350 insurance)
  • Insured Non-Training Clubs: $100 ($50 membership + $50 insurance)

PLUS for each :

  • BLUE member:  $40 ($20 membership + $20 insurance)
  • GOLD member: $57 ($37 membership + $20 insurance)
  • LIFETIME MEMBER: $20 for insurance; no membership fee

For more information on OUC's Liability Insurance Policy for Scuba Clubs, please click here.


To view/print the OUC Insured Club Membership Application Form, click WORD Click on Enable Editing found at the top of the word document or under the “View” tab in order to make the “Excel Membership Calculator” work located on page 4.     

If you wish to use our Membership Calculator to help you with your calculations, you can download it here:
OUC Club Membership Calculator

If you wish to use our Membership Submission Form to help you with your submissions, you can download it here:
OUC Club Membership Submissions. Please email the form to ouc@underwatercoucil.com C/O Brian or ouc.membership@underwatercouncilcom C/O Rick. Payment can be made by Visa or MasterCard or cheque. Cheques are mailed to:

Ontario Underwater Council

1 Concorde Gate, Suite 109

Toronto, Ontario

M3C 3N6

C/O Brian

OUC can now accept Visa and MasterCard for Club submissions.

CLICK Here to pay via Visa/MasterCard

Once completed, you will receive an email confirmation of payment.

***If your club does not have a “Club Credit Card” a personal credit card may be used. A receipt will be displayed for you to print out and submit to your club executives for reimbursement. IT IS IMPORTANT TO GET PRIOR APPROVAL FROM YOUR CLUB EXECUTIVES OR DIRECTORS BEFORE EXECUTING THIS PAYMENT METHOD.  OUC cannot/will not be held responsible for reimbursement of funds, or be responsible for clubs payment to individuals.

YOUR DONATIONS HELP  Your donations go to support OUC's many sport safety programs, including but not limited to:
  • OUC's "Scuba Diving Incidents in Ontario, and Recommendations to Prevent Recurrence", a report we publish on our website, on all Ontario scuba incidents that are brought to our attention
  • OUC's "Scuba Diver Safety Awareness Programs"
  • OUC's advocacy role in keeping and expanding hyperbaric facilities within Ontario


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