Becoming a member is easier than you think!

In addition to those who have served our country in the Armed Forces, membership is now available to everyone.

Why should you join?

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES – Members can enjoy a wide variety of social events such as bingo, live bands, meat draws, and numerous other special events. Check out our Events Calendar!

MEMBER PARTICIPATION SPORTS – Members can enjoy playing pool, darts, shuffleboard…as well we take part in Dart and Shuffleboard leagues.

LEADERSHIP – ANAVETS is always in search of new members who can take on a leadership challenge. If this is where your interest lies you can become involved by serving on the local unit executive. You may even wish to go to higher levels such as provincial or national. One day, you could be President of one of the largest community service organizations in Canada.


You can view, print and download Unit #45’s Anavets Application for Membership HERE, print the form, fill in the required information, then mail it in or bring your completed application with your $40.00 membership fee to the following address:

Anavets Unit 45
119 East 3rd Street, North Vancouver BC V7L 1E5

Levels of Membership

ACTIVE: Someone who has served at least one year service in the Armed Forces, Firefighters, Police, Cadets (for 3 or more years), Peace Officer, Correctional Officer, or two years of service in Customs and Immigration, Canada Coast Guard, Department of Fisheries, Department of Lands and Forest Personnel, Canada Corps of Commissionaires, etc. Note: Proof of service is required along with the application for Active membership. This information is reviewed by Command and they issue the ultimate approval for this status.

ASSOCIATE: People who have a good reputation who are not likely to reflect poorly on the Club through their behaviour in the community.

AFFILIATE: This status may be granted only after two years plus one day of Associate Membership, and when determined by the Executive that the member warrants an upgrade in status. These applications are sent to Command for review and they issue approval for this level of membership.