WPNSA always welcomes new members.  Annual membership runs from 1st April - 31st March and is open to recreational sailors who wish to use the extensive facilities on a regular basis. Membership includes the use of our car park, showers and changing facilities, and all members receive 10% discount in our cafeteria.  Storage is also available for those that wish to keep their boats or trailers on site.  Please note all members must also pay harbour dues, this is a small fee that Portland Harbour authority charge to all those using the area in order to maintain the harbour.

Annual Membership Form

Membership Regulations and Guidance


If you have your own windsurfing equipment and wish to launch from the WPNSA site, please use the Windsurf Membership Form to join.

Daily/Weekly Membership

Daily/Weekly membership is available for those wishing to occasionally launch from WPNSA.  The fee covers launching, parking and use of the changing and social facilities, with overnight storage available if required.  Weekly membership can be purchased for up to a maximum of two weeks per annum.  Please note, that all daily and weekly members must also pay harbour dues.  Daily/weekly membership does not need to be booked in advance.  Please report to reception on arrival so the appropriate permits can be arranged and to obtain the access code.

Daily/Weekly Membership Prices

Day Membership Regulations and Guidance

Terms and Conditions of Day Membership

Day membership runs from 9am - 5pm and must be paid in advance of launching.  Vehicles and trailers must be left in the main car park, opposite the academy building and not in the dinghy park or by the slipway.  Dinghy park gates may be locked after 5pm.

We do not offer any safety cover, so please ensure all crew are proficient sailors and swimmers and that you are carrying sufficient safety equipment and a means of communication.

Day Membership does NOT include the mandatory Harbour Dues.  These are additional and are put in place by Portland Port Authority for the maintenance and upkeep of Portland Harbour.

Please help us to help the environment by not wasting water when washing off boats, and ensuring no litter or belongings are left on site.

Useful information

Please see Weather & Local Information for Water Users if you require any of the following information; Weather forecasts, Tide Timetables, Local chandlery etc. or ask our Receptionist when you are here.


Contact: Reception
Telephone: 01305 866000