Current members can pay your membership renewal using our online payment functionCredit Cards are now being accepted to renew your membership with a $1 fee to cover operating expenses.

To join our local council, please download and complete the Key West Council Application and email it to our Membership Chair .

In order to be a member of our local Key West Council, you must also be a member of the national Navy League of the United States organization and be sure to select Key West as your local Council!

For any questions, please contact our Membership Chair.

Navy League Key West Council Base Pass Guidance:   Members in good standing can go to the Visitor Control Center (VCC) to get your pass.  PLEASE do not go on Mondays or Fridays. 

National Memberships Include

  • Subscription to Seapower magazine
  • Opportunities to support those currently serving
  • Invitations to local events and ship commissionings
  • Ability to join national committees to make policy changes and impact legislation
  • Exclusive member-only discounts with more than 20 companies
  • Relevant and timely news and information


Be a part of the success. Volunteer by emailing Navy League Volunteer to get more information about volunteering on, or chairing a committee.  Be sure to include your contact information and for which committee you’re interested.

We need volunteers to help increase our membership and plan the activities for upcoming events – i.e. MMOY, Memorial Day, Veteran’s Day Parade, Sea Cadet and NJROTC events.

By-Law Committees that require a Committee Member Chair:

•Planning — Submitting a one year plan of council operations.

•Fundraising — Raising funds necessary for council operations.

•Operations — Implementing plan approved by the board; ships visits, visiting crews, making awards, etc.

•Public Affairs and Education — Ensuring council operations receive maximum coverage in the media and the public is educated about the importance of NL Key West.

•Protocol — Insuring traditional military customs and courtesies and practices are adhered to appropriately and timely.

•Membership — Keeping membership records, recruiting new members, and following up on lapsed memberships.

•Administration — Responsible for insuring the records and bylaws of the council are produced, safeguarded and in good order.