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RA Association Membership

The RA is an Association. As a member, you have a voice in your Association and we welcome your comments and suggestions. Your membership gives you access to a vast array of programs and activities, helps to maintain and develop outstanding facilities and services, offers you free parking while at the RA, allows you to take advantage of RA Member Benefits. An Association Membership is required to join Clubs and leagues, the fitness centre as well as most other programs and activities offered at the RA Centre and the Rideau Tennis Club.


NEW - as of July 2016

All current RA members will not be required to re-join the Association upon renewal of their club or activity of choice. Members who continuously maintain their Club or activity membership will remain an Association member in good standing for the duration of their involvement with the RA.

New members will be required to join the RA by purchasing an Association Membership in one of the following categories.


Association Membership Fees

The following membership fees apply to Federal employees, all employees of devolved federal organizations and retired employees who receive a pension based on such employment; or are entitled to a deferred pension based on such employment.


$ 33.00


$ 57.00

Individual - superannuate

$ 21.00

Family - superannuate

$ 27.00

The following membership fees apply to all other persons interested in joining the Association.


$ 46.00


$ 72.00


The definition of family members is:
Spouse of members and dependent children who are in full time attendance at an educational institution are eligible.

For clarification on membership categories and changes to the RA membership model, please contact Member Services at 613-733-5100.



Membership is open to anyone who is willing to abide by the Members’ Code of Ethics : 
The RA is an association of members of similar ideals who:

  • Respect people and property.
  • Support the activities to the maximum degree possible.
  • Strive to achieve safe and honourable participation.
  • Take pride in the RA and exhibit sportsmanship.
  • Participate to have fun and be fit.

The Association is committed to providing an environment that is free of violence and harassment for all members, visitors and employees. Copies of the Member Policy relating to Harassment, Discrimination, Violence or Breach of the RA Code of Ethics are available from the Member Services desks.



Payment accepted by VISA, MasterCard, American Express, cheque, cash or Interac.


In person:
  Registration can be completed at the Member & Guest Services Desk, located near the east entrance of the RA Centre and the front entrance of the Rideau Tennis Club.
  Monday to Sunday 7:30am to 10:00pm
  Statutory holidays Reduced Hours.  Please check with Members Services.
By telephone:
  Call the registration line at 613-736-6224.
  Monday to Friday 11:00am to 5:30pm
  Please have your credit card ready when you call.
A Member Services representative will answer the registration line.  In the event that they are unable to do so, please leave your name and telephone number and a representative will return your call.

RA members and non-members are welcome to register for most instructional programs using the Play RA on-line registration service. Please have your credit card ready when you register.

NOTE: Association and Club Memberships are not available for purchase or renewal on-line.  Please register with Member Services in person or by telephone.



Rideau Tennis Club  |  One Donald Street, Ottawa, ON K1K 4E6 | 613.749.6126 |

The RTC is a member of the RA, a not for profit Association serving our community for over 70 years.

Court update

  • Current Status


    Sunday, July 23, 7:45 AM Clay courts 1-4 will be ready at 9am. Clay 5-7 and 8-11 will be ready by 9:15am.  All hard courts are open.    IMPORTANT UPDATE: The Town Hall meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, July 13 has unfortunately been postponed until Monday, July 31 at 6pm. Following is the full message from the RA:    "Dear RTC Members;   Due to circumstances beyond our control we must once again delay the Town Hall Member Meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, July 13 until Monday, July 31 at 6pm in the Maple View Room. I apologize for the multiple delays and the personal impact that these have on each of you. I can certainly appreciate that this ongoing ambiguity is disconcerting and stressful for everyone involved. It is my hope that this is the last delay and rest assured it is my intention to provide clarity and context at the meeting on the 31st. Thank you for your continued understanding and patience.   Respectfully; Tosha Rhodenizer Chief Executive Officer, RA"       Online booking has returned! Click here to log in.  …


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