How to join HSJ

Membership (including subscriptions) is open to all interested persons. To subscribe or renew your subscription, please fill out and return this form along with your credit card information. We accept VISA and Master Card. Please note your card number and expiry date for your card. Please return this form either by AIRMAIL or FAX. For security reasons, please do NOT send your credit card information by e-mail.
Please 1) fill out the application below, and 2) contact the Treasurer.
Treasurer: Takaki KURITA <treasurer(a)>
* Replace “ (a) ” with “ @ ” in the e-mail address.

Annual membership fees

Announcement: The membership fees are going to be raised from 2025.

Three kinds of memberships are available: regular member with Current Herpetology and Bulletin of the Herpetological Society of Japan, regular member with Current Herpetology only, and institutional subscription. See below for details. Members receive our journals and can make a presentation in annual meeting of HSJ.

Until 2024 From 2025
Regular Member, Current Herpetology &
 Bulletin of the Herpetological Society of Japan
5,000 JPY 8,500 JPY (Students: 5,500 JPY)
Regular Member, Current Herpetology only 3,000 JPY 4,500 JPY
Institutional Member 8,000 JPY 10,000 JPY (Groups in schools: 8,500 JPY)