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.
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.
Applications to become an Associate or Member of AGRA can be submitted at any time.
Interviews are held in London twice a year or more often if necessary. On receipt of your application, we will contact you with of the date and location of the next available assessment day. Those applying as Members (other than holders of the Diploma in Genealogy from the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies) will also receive details of a research assignment to complete and submit prior to interview.