Renewals 2021

Renewal Tutorial via Zoom

All Packs, Troops, Crews, Ships, and Posts are required to renew online. Online renewal is the best method to help ensure that the information you provide is accurate and current. This can be done from the convenience of your home or office. It’s secure and easy-to-use.

Online Renewal System

Joining Fees 2020 and Renewal Fees 2021:

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Where do the fees go?

Fee TypeAmountWhere does the money go?
Youth Registration$66 per youth This money goes to National BSA
Adult Registration$42 per adultThis money goes to National BSA
Scout Life Magazine$12 per subscriptionThis money goes to National BSA
Unit Charter Fee$75 per unit This money goes to National BSA
Council Program Fee$34/youth or $33/adultThis stays local for our programs

NEW Background Checks for All Adults:

1) Background Check (read and keep)
2) CA Disclosure (read and keep)
3) Additional Disclosure (sign and submit this)

FAQ: Background Checks

Important Forms:

Charter AgreementRenewal HandbookJourney to Excellence Award Score Sheets
Youth ApplicationAdult ApplicationAnnual MOU (Exploring only)

Important Dates & Deadlines:

  • Monday, October 5 – Charter Renewal emails will be sent to the Unit Leader and Committee Chair
  • Please Note: All charters must be submitted no later than Monday, November 30. This is necessary to allow enough time for your charter to be processed prior to its expiration on December 31st.

Youth Protection

The Long Beach Area Council requires current Youth Protection Training (YPT) for all adults.

Click Here for YPT Information