Joining AGRA

There are two categories of AGRA membership:

AGRA Members

Professional researchers who have been engaged as genealogists for a number of years. AGRA Members have been accepted following a scrutiny of examples of their work and their business practices.

» Member Application Guidance Notes

» Submit Your Application for Membership

AGRA Associates

Associates are generally less experienced than AGRA Members, or are in the process of gathering together their Membership application. AGRA Associates have not yet had their work assessed but have submitted their Business Plan for assessment.

» Associate Application Guidance Notes

» Submit Your Application for Associateship

Application Dates

Interviews for membership will next be held on Friday, 24th March 2017, in London. Applications are invited from those who have the Diploma in Genealogy from the Institute of Heraldic of Genealogical Studies (and are not required to complete a Research Assignment) by 28th February 2017.

The next interview day will then be on Friday, 1st September 2017, also in London.

Candidates who are applying for Membership and do not hold the Diploma in Genealogy from the Institute of Heraldic of Genealogical Studies must submit their application by 16th June 2017.

Applications as Associates and from those who wish to become Members, and have been awarded the Diploma in Genealogy from the IHGS, should be submitted by 31st July 2017.

Places on both days are limited and further applications cannot be accepted once all have been filled.

AGRA
Box A, 14 Charterhouse Buildings
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London EC1M 7BA