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Irish Genealogical Society International

How to Renew Your Membership

You may renew at any time.  If you miss your renewal anniversary, you can still renew online within a few weeks following your anniversary date.  (If your membership is past the grace period, you must renew by mail - or re-join.)  Renewals are limited to a two-year period. 
Online, or by mail with invoice:Profile page during renewal period
  • Log in
  • If your membership is due to expire within 60 days, or if your membership recently expired, a  warning banner will appear on the login page.
  • Click on the green Renew Membership link provided (below banner, to the right) to be taken through the renewal process.
    • You can pay online via PayPal - using your credit card or a PayPal account, or
    • Print an invoice to mail with your check.
Screen shot of the "check box & enter code" security check
  • If you are joining or renewing online, you will be prompted to enter a code into a box as part of the checkout process.  Once you check the box, several characters should display next to the box, containing numbers and/or letters.  You should enter them into the space provided.
Checking out using PayPal
IGSI uses PayPal to process credit and debit card payments.  You can select "Pay with Debit or Credit card" at the bottom of the PayPal window. (See example at right)
If you have a PayPal account and prefer to make your payment from it, you can log in as indicated.
By mail (without logging in)
  • Look up your membership rate in the table below.
  • Make a check payable to The Irish Genealogical Society International (or, IGSI).  Checks should be drawn on a U.S. bank in U.S. funds.
  • Mail your check with a note that you are renewing
Mailing address
IGSI - Membership
1385 Mendota Heights Rd, Ste 100
Mendota Heights, MN  55120
Membership Plans Offered
Plan Name For Maximum Associated Members Annual Fee Description
Indv. Electronic Person(s) 1 $35.00 Full membership, with online-only access to our quarterly journal The Septs.
Indv. Dual Electronic Person(s) 2 $45.00 Paperless membership provides all member benefits to two individuals - except a print copy of The Septs. The members receive notice to access an electronic version of The Septs (downloadable as a .pdf file) and have access to the members-only section of the IGSI website.
Indv. Dual Person(s) 2 $50.00 Membership for two members of the same household, with mail delivery of one print copy of The Septs quarterly journal.
Indv. General Person(s) 1 $40.00 Full individual membership, with mail delivery of a print copy of The Septs quarterly journal.
Indv. International Person(s) 1 $50.00 For non-US. residents who desire delivery of our quarterly journal, The Septs, by mail. Non-U.S. residents who do NOT need postal delivery of The Septs should register for INDIVIDUAL ELECTRONIC membership.
Org. Electronic Organization 1 $35.00 For organizations. Includes online-only access to the quarterly journal, The Septs.
Org. General Organization 1 $40.00 For organizations with a postal address in the U.S. Includes mailed copy of our quarterly journal, The Septs.
Org. International Organization 1 $50.00 For organizations with a non-U.S. address. Includes mail delivery of our quarterly journal, The Septs.