The North of Ireland Family History Society (NIFHS) has two types of subscription Membership –  Branch and Associate – both with a range of Benefits of Membership. The subscriptions paid are treated as donations made to the Society, a recognised charity, for the advancement of its objects.

Associate Membership

Associate Membership is for those, typically living far away, who do not attend meetings but who wish to enjoy the other Benefits of Membership.  The annual subscription is set each year by Council.  The Associate Membership year runs from 1st January to 31st December.

To join or renew as an Associate Member

Go to the Associate Membership Application page and submit your application online using a PayPal account or a credit/debit card.
Print the Associate Membership Form and post it with a Cheque or Bankers Draft in UK Sterling drawn on a UK Bank to the Society.

To contact the Society’s Membership Secretary see Contacts.

Branch Membership

Branch Membership is for those who wish to attend meetings regularly at one of the Branches as well as enjoy the other Benefits of Membership – to join just attend any meeting of the most convenient Branch. For more details go to the Branch Membership information.

To join or renew as a Branch Member

Get the appropriate Branch Membership Application Form from the Branch Treasurer or Branch Secretary. 
Branch Membership application or renewal cannot be processed online.
The completed form and payment must be given to or sent to the Branch Treasurer.