The Object of the Canon Law Society of Great Britain and Ireland is to foster and promote the study of and interest in the Canon Law of the Roman Catholic Church, its administration and practice, including its relation to other branches of learning. The Society was founded in 1957 and in 2017 it celebrated its Diamond Jubilee.
Membership of the Society is at the discretion of the Officers and Committee of the Society. Applications for Ordinary Membership are welcome from those who share the Object of the Society. Library Membership is available to Institutions and Places of Learning that would like to receive the Society’s Pubications. Membership Application forms are available from the Administrative Secretary. The annual subscription is £100 (or US$200.00, €150.00).