The North of Ireland Family History Society (NIFHS) adopted the following Society Constitution at the A.G.M. on the 30th May 2009, replacing the previous Constitution adopted at the A.G.M. on the 23rd May 1998.
The Constitution defines the Objects of the Society, the Society’s obligations as a Charity and the Membership and Meetings of the Society and of its governing Council of Trustees. A separate document, the Branch Constitution, defines the rôle of each Branch.
The Objects are defined as “To promote and encourage the public and personal study of worldwide family history, genealogy, heraldry and local history with particular reference to the North of Ireland”
Download the Society Constitution 2009 (PDF 134KB)