M&LFHS Membership

Conditions of Membership
The Society is  a Registered Charity under UK charity law and operates under a constitution agreed by the UK Charity Commissioners. A Code of Conduct operates alongside the Constitution to define conduct which would be regarded as unacceptable and which would invoke the disciplinary procedures (leading possibly to termination of membership) defined in the Constitution. Personal information about members is held in accordance with our data protection policy.

Joining M&LFHS   Renewing Your Membership
Joining M&LFHS could not be simpler. You can join online or, if you prefer, mail in an application form. If you are local to Manchester, you are very welcome to visit our resource centre and join on the day.

Whichever option you choose, your membership will commence immediately we receive your application and will run for 12 months.

Membership of M&LFHS includes automatic membership of our Bolton, Oldham and Anglo-Scottish Branches.


  Renewal is due annually on the anniversary of joining. Your membership card shows the month when your membership expires. You can renew your membership in four ways:

* In person at Archives+ in Manchester Central Library
* By post using the renewal form included with The Manchester Genealogist
* By telephone (using a credit or debit card)
* Online using a credit or debit card or your PayPal account


Amended 5 October 2017 - John Marsden