How do I get a waterways licence?

There are a number of ways to get a waterways licence. You can find more information about waterways licences in our article here.

If you are a England resident, British Canoeing’s On the Water membership is your best value gateway to the waterways. It gives paddlers instant access to a waterways licence, as well as insurance and a range of great benefits and exclusive offers.

If you live in Wales you will require Canoe Wales membership. You do not need a licence to paddle in Scotland.