Please complete the form below to apply for membership of Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC). Your application will be passed to the third sector officer for your area. They will get in touch with you before your application is forwarded to our Board of Trustees for approval.

We will contact you once your application has been approved.

If you are applying on behalf of an organisation, you will need to complete all aspects of the form. If you are applying as an individual (i.e. not as part of an organisation), we will advise you on which parts to complete.

If you're unsure about any aspect of the form, please phone us on (029) 2048 5722.

All data is maintained in line with our Privacy Policy.

Please note: any information you submit via this form will be emailed in plain text to the C3SC team. If you would rather not enter your personal details onto the website, please call us on (029) 2048 5722 to request a paper form.


C3SC Membership Application

Items marked with an * are mandatory.

Section 1 - Your organisation / individual details

If you’re applying as an individual, please go to Section 3.

Section 2 - Your details
(if applying on behalf of an organisation)

Section 3 - Membership type

Third sector organisations
Individual (now please go to Section 4)

If you are from a private business / public body / media, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will be in touch.

Advice & Advocacy Education & Training Older People
Animal Welfare Employment Religion
Arts, Culture & Heritage Environment Sexuality
Benevolent Organisations Ethnic Minorities Social Enterprise
Children & Families Gender Sport & Recreation
Community Health & Social Care Volunteering
Community Justice Housing Youth
Disability Intermediaries    

Section 4 - Short description

If you are applying as an individual rather than on behalf of an organisation, please go to Section 6.

Section 5 - Which region / area does your work cover?

All of Wales Cardiff City & South
All of Cardiff Cardiff East
    Cardiff North
    Cardiff South-East
    Cardiff South-West
    Cardiff West

Constitution / Governing document

Section 6 - Criteria for FREE membership

Organisation / group membership
FREE membership. To become a member, your organisation / group must meet all the criteria below. Please tick all those that apply.
We are a not-for-profit organisation / group.
We are run by an unpaid committee.
We are based in, or serve, the city of Cardiff.
Individual membership
FREE membership when you apply as an individual with involvement in the third sector.

Section 7 - Join C3SC's Networks

C3SC's Networks are free to join and keep members involved and well informed through news updates, events, and networking and co-ordinating opportunities.

Cardiff Children, Young People and Families Network Cardiff Health, Social Care and Well-being Network
Cardiff Sustainable Education Network Cardiff and Vale Volunteer Coordinators’ Network
Cardiff Safer and Cohesive Communities Network Cardiff Third Sector Learning and Enterprise Network
Cardiff and Vale Trustees’ Network Cardiff Third Sector Equality and Human Rights Network
BME Forum    

Section 8 - Agreement and Data Protection

Anyone applying for membership of C3SC agrees to:

  • Support the work and aims of Cardiff Third Sector Council
  • Understand that membership will continue after a year unless they opt out of membership
  • Inform Cardiff Third Sector Council of any changes to the information already provided

Cardiff Third Sector Council is frequently contacted by individuals, organisations and statutory authorities that want to make contact with, or know more about, third sector organisations based in Cardiff. The information you provide will be held on computer and, where Cardiff Third Sector Council considers this contact of benefit or interest to your organisation, your information may be released to them.

If you do not want your details to be used in this way, then please tick this box.
Please note: if you tick this box, your name/organisation’s name will appear in our membership directory but your contact details will not appear. 

When you become a member of Cardiff Third Sector Council you will receive email updates from us - with news, funding opportunities, job vacancies, and more. Should you prefer not to receive the updates you will have the opportunity to unsubscribe from them at the time.