Membership

ICOMOS Sri Lanka is composed of following five categories of members. 

Life Membership

Life Membership is currently limited to existing life members. The Life Members will have voting rights, as well as eligible to become international members of ICOMOS and to be elected to the Council.

Individual Membership

Individual Membership is open to any individual engaged in the conservation and, or management of cultural heritage who satisfy following criteria:

Hold a degree/ postgraduate degree from a recognized university in heritage related field (architecture/ archaeology/ history/ fine arts/ conservation/ museology or any other degree acceptable to the Council) and have 5 years of experience in heritage related activities after graduation

              Or

Hold a degree/ postgraduate degree from a university in heritage related field (architecture/ archaeology/ history/ fine arts/ conservation/ museology or any other degree acceptable to the Council) and have 3 years of Associate Membership of ICOMOS Sri Lanka after graduation

              Or

Have 10 years of Associate Membership with significant contribution to the aims and objectives of ICOMOS Sri Lanka 

The joining fee as an Individual Member is LKR 1000.00 and annual subscription fees (from 1st January to 31st December per year) is LKR 500.00.

The Individual Members will have voting rights, as well as eligible to become international members of ICOMOS and to be elected to the Council.

Associate Membership

Associate Membership is opened to individuals who will support the activities of ICOMOS Sri Lanka and satisfy following criterion.

Any individual interested in conservation and management of heritage and willing to support the goals and activities of ICOMOS Sri Lanka. Expression of interest with list of activities undertaken by the applicant shall be submitted in writing with the application.

The joining fee as an Associate Member is LKR 1000.00 and annual subscription fees (from 1st January to 31st December per year) is LKR 400.00.

Associate members, however, do not have voting rights and not eligible to become international members of ICOMOS or to be elected to the Council.

Institutional Membership

Institutional Membership is open to any Institution engaged in conservation and management of cultural heritage, institutions which own, or have in their charge heritage places and institutions which devote all or part of their activity to one or more of the objectives of ICOMOS Sri Lanka. Institutional Members will have the voting rights and to be elected to the Council.

The joining fee as an Institutional Member is LKR 1000.00 and annual subscription fees (from 1st January to 31st December per year) is LKR 10,000.00.

Institutional members have voting rights and eligible to be elected to the Council.

Honorary Membership

Honorary Membership is conferred at an AGM as recommended by the Council, upon individuals who have rendered distinguished services to ICOMOS Sri Lanka and or in the field of conservation and, or management of cultural heritage.

Honorary members do not have voting rights.

Student Membership

Student Membership is open to students who follow a formal training/ academic course related to cultural heritage at a recognized university or any other institution acceptable to the Council.

The annual subscription fees for a Student Member (from 1st January to 31st December per year) is LKR 250.00. There is no joining fee for Student Members

Student Members do not have the voting rights.