Membership

 

MEMBERSHIP
A candidate for membership must be proposed and seconded by Voting  Members of the Club.
         

CATEGORIES OF MEMBER

Voting and non-voting members may be elected to the Men\'s Club and to the Ladies\' Club.

The following shall be voting members: -

Full, Senior, Life and Overseas Life Members who shall comprise persons who, having paid the Entrance Fee, if any, and Annual Subscription applicable to this Category shall be entitled to attend and vote at all Annual General and all Special General Meetings of their respective Clubs.

The following, of either gender, shall be non-voting members of their respective Clubs.

Outside Thirty-Miles Members shall comprise persons whose permanent residence is at least thirty miles distant from the course.

Country Members shall comprise of persons whose permanent residence is twenty miles distant from the Course provided each applicant for this category is already a voting member of another Golf Club affiliated to either the GUI or the ILGU.    Such membership shall terminate as when the member comes to reside permanently within a radius of twenty miles or ceases to be a voting member of another affiliated Golf Club.

Overseas Members shall comprise persons whose permanent residence is outside Ireland. Such membership shall terminate as and when the member comes to reside permanently in Ireland.

Honorary Members shall comprise persons who either the Men\'s or the Ladies\' Committees wish to acknowledge as having rendered exceptional service to the Club or to the game of golf or whose distinguished position or public service would render their membership of special advantage to the Club.

Five-day Members shall comprise persons who wish to enjoy the facilities of the Course and Clubhouse from Monday to Friday only each week.

Youth Members shall comprise young persons whose ages at date of election shall not be less than eighteen years or more than twenty three years. Such membership shall cease on 31st December after such person has attained the age of twenty-three years.

Student Members shall comprise undergraduate students of Irish Universities or Colleges of third level education. Such membership shall cease on 31st December following qualification.

Junior Members shall comprise young persons whose ages at date of election shall not be less than fourteen years or more than eighteen years. Such membership shall cease on 31st December after such person has attained the age of eighteen years.

Juvenile Members shall comprise young persons whose ages at date of election shall not be less than ten years or more than fourteen years. Such membership shall cease on 31st December after such person has attained the age of fourteen years.

First Year Members shall comprise persons who are novices and whose permanent residence is in Erris.

Second Year Members shall comprise persons who are novices and whose permanent residence is in Erris.

                                    NOTES ON MEMBERSHIP
 



Outside Thirty Miles

Person must generally live more than thirty miles from Belmullet. Handicap is available subject to three cards being returned at the Carne Links,signed by a full member and thereafter at the discretion of the handicap committee.

Annual Overseas Membership:
Person must generally live overseas.
Same rights regarding handicap as Outside 30 Miles Member.