Join our group

How to Join 5th North Devon Scout Group

If you would like to join us then complete our Application Form. The Application Form is an Adobe PDF. If you do not have Adobe you can download for free from here.

Once completed, please email to: Group Scout leader – email

6–8 years

Beavers belong to the first and youngest Section in the Scouting family aged between six and eight years old.

8–10½ years

Cub Scouts belong to the second section in the Scouting family aged between eight and ten and a half years old.

10½–14 years

Scouts belong to the third Section in the Scouting family and are aged between ten and a half and fourteen years old.

Paying in Money

Any money paid into the Group should be in an envelope with your Child’s name and Section (i.e. Beavers, Cubs or Scouts), and what the money is for (i.e. Subs, Camp, Uniform, Badges, etc.)

Please make cheques payable to 5th North Devon Scout Group.

Subscriptions, Starting and Moving Up Fees

Subscriptions can be paid by direct debit monthly or termly by cash or cheque. Please speak to your leader as this process is currently changing.

  • The Start-up Fee covers uniform, scarf, certificate, badges, and badge books.


Activities and events such as Camp, Bowling, etc., will be charged for separately and letters covering any such events will be sent out by the Leader of your Section.

On some occasions you will be required to fill out appropriate consent forms for the activity they will be attending.

Start the adventure

Our varied and exciting programme offers hundreds of activities from camping and hiking to climbing and rafting. Through the everyday adventure of Scouting, young people and adult volunteers regularly experience new challenges that enrich their lives.