Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the East London Golf Club. We are very proud of the fact that we are ranked 11th in the Golf Digest Top 100 Golf Courses in South Africa. We offer a number of different membership options based on age and sex. Click here to view the types of membership available.

The following benefits are available to ELGC members:
  • Stunning scenery
  • A friendly and relaxed environment
  • A fantastic members’ bar
  • 15% beverage discount
  • 10% food discount
  • 50% discount on venue hire
  • Discounted pay-as-you-play green fees 
  • Discounted prepaid green fee options
  • Reciprocity at top golf clubs in SA and abroad
  • Floodlit driving range
  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Spacious change room facilities 
  • Bag and grip lockers for hire for a small annual fee
  • Halfway house
  • Secure parking
  • Discounted golf car hire
  • Free subscriptions for members’ children
  • Free Social membership for spouses
  • Online bookings
Application Form
Once you are ready to become a member, you can download an application form here and return it along with your proof of payment to If you join during the financial year which runs from 1 July to 30 June, subscription fees will be pro-rated. You can also pay your fees by debit order.

Subscription Fees
Click here to view the current subscription fees.

Green Fees & Green Fee Packages
Click here to view our green fees.

We also have the following prepaid or monthly green fee packages available:

  • Buy 12 rounds – R  2,515
  • Buy 24 rounds – R  4,925
  • Buy 36 rounds – R  6,975
  • Unlimited golf (adults) – R10,945
  • Unlimited golf (students) - R2,730
  • Unlimited golf (scholars) - R1,700

The following terms and conditions apply to all green fee packages (including Composite) which are valid for the duration of the Club’s financial year which runs from 1 July until 30 June.

  1. Green fee packages can only be bought once and must be paid for upfront or by monthly debit order together with subscriptions and affiliation fees.
  2. Existing members have until the end of August of each financial year to purchase rounds. New members may purchase green fee packages as part of their membership applicationbut the number of rounds may be limited according to the time left in the financial year.
  3. The member acknowledges that subscription fees including rounds of golf purchased, do not carry over year on year. They are valid from the date of purchase to 30 June of that financial year and rounds which were paid for but not claimed will not be refunded or transferred.
  4. Rounds will only be loaded or can only be used once they have been paid for or the debit order form has been signed.
  5. The member will be entitled to the use of the golf course until 30 June in the year of purchase as per the rounds purchased, at times he/she would ordinarily be able to play and subject to prior bookings and availability.
  6. Packages or rounds cannot be shared (unless a shared product exists) and are not transferable to other members.
  7. Off-peak members may also buy one of the green fee packages but these rounds may not be redeemed on Wednesdays or Saturdays.
  8. Package rounds may not be used on non-club sponsored days or days when the course is hired out to an external club, association or any group.
  9. All categories need to pay the applicable security levy per 18 or 9-hole round.
  10. In the event of a package being fully utilised, additional rounds will cost the member the ‘pay-as-you-play’ green fee applicable to the member’s membership category.
  11. 9-holes or less will be regarded as half a round.
  12. The purchase of a package will not guarantee a member a round of golf at any time. Normal booking procedures need to be followed.

For more information or queries about membership at the East London Golf Club, please call Angela on 043 735 1356 (option 4) or email her at