Membership in RUSI(NS) is open to serving and retired members of the Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP, as well as any other interested individual.


• receive briefings and participate in discussions on defence, security, and related issues
• take part in tours, seminars and other RUSI(NS) supported activities
• enjoy use of military messes and facilities for RUSI(NS) meetings and social activities in the Halifax area, and visiting privileges at the other institutes across Canada

The current membership fee is $25.00 paid upon joining or annually in December.  For serving members  of the Canadian Armed Forces and the RCMP, depending on status, first year membership is free.

For membership and related information, contact the Secretary.