Any retired officer who was commissioned into any of the three Services of the Malaysian Armed Forces and has not been dishonourably discharged by a court martial or convicted by any court of law for a criminal offence shall be eligible to apply to be an ordinary member of RAFOC. (Retired means an officer of any of the three Services of the Armed Forces who is in receipt or not in receipt of a pension on leaving the Armed Forces).
There are two categories of ordinary membership, namely:
- Ordinary Member
- Lifetime Member
Ordinary and Life Member have the right to elect, to be elected, to voice opinions, to vote on any issue and to be entitled to all other privileges and services provided by RAFOC.
The entrance fees for ordinary membership are as follows:
- Ordinary Member – RM 100/=
- Life Member – RM 400/=
Ordinary Members need to pay an Annual Subscription of RM50/= per annum, payable annually on or before 31st December of each year. Life Members are exempted from paying the Annual Subscription.
Applications for membership shall be made in writing using the Application Form, duly signed by the candidate and forwarded to the Honorary Secretary who shall submit it to the Executive Commitee for consideration and approval. The admission of members shall be in the hands of the Executive Committee who shall have the discretion to reject any application without assigning any reason thereof.