Membership Fees & Benefits

Following a successful Motion passed at the Mountaineering Ireland AGM in March 2019 the fee structures are as follows:

Membership of Mountaineering Ireland includes those who are members of clubs affiliated to Mountaineering Ireland, those who join as individual members and those who join as associate organisations.

Club Membership Fees 2019 / 2020

Mountaineering Ireland's club year is from 1st November 2019 to the 31st October 2020.

Adult Club Members €35.00 each
Youth (Under 23) Club Members €20.50 each
Youth (Under 23) Club Members & Son/Daughter
of Register Club Members
€7.60 each

The fee of €35.00 covers all of our benefits and services, including insurance and the Irish Mountain Log. 

Individual Membership Fees

Individual membership covers a period of 12 months from the date of joining Mountaineering Ireland.

 Individual membership (Ireland and Northern Ireland) €41.60
Additional adult family members €23.00
Additional family members under 23 €7.60
Individual membership (Great Britain) €47.60
Individual membership (Europe* & rest of World*) €51.60
Individual Youth Member €28.35
Individual Membership when registering for an award €30.00

*Members living beyond Ireland and the UK do not benefit from insurance cover.

Associate Organisations 

'Associate Organisation' means a club or other body that does not qualify as a member club, where the recognised activities of Mountaineering Ireland is not their primary activity but is an interest and, for the time being, is approved by Mountaineering Ireland. 

Associate members (those members of associate organisations) enjoy the same benefits as Member Clubs (as listed above) but do not have voting rights. Associate Members may attend General Meetings and, with the permission of the Chair, participate in discussions, but they may neither hold office nor vote. 

Associate Organisation Membership Fees 2019 / 2020

Mountaineering Ireland's Associate Organisation year is from 1st November 2019 to the 31st October 2020.

Adult Associate Organisation Members €35.00 each                 
Youth (Under 23) Associate Organisation Members €20.50 each
Youth (Under 23) Associate Organisation Members & Son/Daughter of Register Associate Organisation Members €7.60 each

The fee of €35.00 covers all of our benefits and services, including insurance and the Irish Mountain Log. 

 

All Members Benefits

As a member of Mountaineering Ireland you benefit from a range of benefits, including:-

  • The Irish Mountain Log, delivered by post to your home address
  • Discounts in all good outdoor shops and a variety of other related retailers
  • Civil Liability and Limited Personal Accident cover insurance policy
  • A personalised membership card
  • A committed staff team to provide advice and information
  • Access to training schemes and awards for hillwalkers and climbers
  • Access to Mountaineering Ireland Training Grant schemes
  • A channel for your access, environmental and other concerns
  • Annual Summer Alpine and Winter Meets, which include training courses and workshops for all
  • Spring and Autumn Gatherings that include Member Forums
  • Access to the vast Mountaineering Library Collection
  • Expedition Grants and advice
  • Skills and Environmental Workshops
  • Annual indoor climbing competitions
  • Eligibility for UIAA Reciprocal Rights stamps to Alpine Huts
  • Access to Travel & Activity insurance for walking and climbing trips abroad 

For more information, please, email info@mountaineering.ie

 
 

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