Become a member

Support our vital conservation work

BirdWatch Ireland is Ireland’s leading wildlife conservation charity. By joining us as a member today you will be making a direct contribution to the protection of Ireland’s birds and biodiversity.

Choose your membership

 Whether you are simply interested in garden birds, a total novice or an experienced birdwatcher, a person with strong conservation protection ideals, or a budding active volunteer willing to work on conservation projects and surveys, BirdWatch Ireland membership has been designed with you in mind. Membership runs for 12 months from the date of joining.

Individual Membership

With our individual membership you will receive four issues of our print magazine, Wings, delivered three times throughout the year. Receive regular news and updates about a wide range of birdwatching and wildlife events and activities happening near you throughout the year.

€30.00 /year

Family Membership

Join on our family membership and receive two issues of our junior magazine Bird Detectives throughout the year, in addition to three issues of our Wings magazine.

€60.00 /year


School/Group Membership

Joining as a group member will entitle you to extra educational and training materials, in addition to Wings and Bird Detectives magazines throughout the year and a special welcome pack. It is the ideal choice for school groups, as well as for clubs and societies.


€80.00 /year

Key Membership

As a key member you will receive our scientific journal Irish Birds,in addition to three issues of Wings magazine throughout the year. As the number one ornithological journal in Ireland, Irish Birds is a must-have for all expert birdwatchers and scientists working in the Irish conservation sector.

€100.00 /year