Criteria for membership of the PPNTo qualify for membership, groups must fulfil the following criteria:
1 Groups are not-for-profit and operate within the community, voluntary and environmental sectors
2 Have more than five (5) members
3 Have a written constitution, operating rules & procedures and/or memorandum & articles of association
4 Be a minimum of six months in existence
5 Be open to new members
4. Have a formal structure e.g. Chairperson, Secretary or Equivalent
7 Be active in County Mayo
8 Be broadly representative and accountable
9 Hold an AGM and have regular meetings
10 Be non-party political, anti-sectarian and non discriminatory
11 Be independent, with a committee or board (not a substructure or subcommittee)
12 Groups must be able to establish their bona fides as a community or voluntary organisation and provide documentation if requested to do so.
13 A PPN Member who intends to run for public office must declare their interest and on formal nomination step down from the PPN for the period of the elections and can return if not elected.
14 Groups are requested to renew their membership every year and especially if there have been changes in the nominated contact person for your group.
Benefits of Joining Network
You can Register online by clicking HERE
you can download a PDF document and save, print and post.
Available here MPPNRegisterform.pdf
you can get it from us by writing to
c/o Mayo County Council,