Become a Member

Leave No Trace Ireland is a charity in conservation of Irelands natural environment.  We rely on the support of our members and the public to work to conserve Ireland's outdoors, wildlife and habitats.  We do this through education and awareness raising, advocacy and campaigning.  

Help us celebrate Ireland's natural heritage and highlight its importance in our daily lives and the economy.  We want to ensure that future generations benefit from the wonderful services that biodiversity delivers, enjoy its wonders and Ireland has a sustainable future.  


You can help us by:

  • Becoming a member through our annual membership and keep up to date with our activities and news
  • Make a Donation
  • Corporate Social Responsilbity - make a donation or sponsor a project
  • Fundraise for Leave No Trace Ireland
  • Leave a Legacy


Why Leave No Trace Ireland?

Leave No Trace Ireland is the recognised body that promotes this message in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland with its members. The scope of our work includes both land and water recreation and applies to all forms of outdoor recreation in Ireland. Our mission is to develop a network of members all committed to using the Leave No trace Ireland message within their organisations and promoting the message to all who enjoy the Irish countryside.  

Leave No Trace Ireland offers a range of educational and training programmes that promotes responsible behavior by all recreational users. We have developed a range of educational materials including; introductory brochures, awareness videos, teaching materials, and on line resources including a new primary schools resource for teachers. Our trainers deliver hundreds of awareness sessions in every part of Ireland each year.  


Why become a member?

Leave No Trace Ireland relies heavily on the support it receives from its memberships with other organisations. This ensures the project is kept sustainable and continues to carry out its important activities including training and spreading the message throughout Ireland. Without this financial help, Leave No Trace Ireland would struggle to exist. By becoming a member of Leave No Trace ireland, you agree to take a leading role in promoting Leave No Trace Ireland in your organisation. Leave No Trace Ireland will support you in this work. 


Membership Structure

Our membership structure is outlined below into catagories. Annual financial contribution is agreed by Leave No Trace Ireland and its members. Please email  for more details.

*A benefit in kind contribution to Leave No Trace Ireland also accepted e.g. training / meeting venue made available without charge. Leave No Trace Ireland does not wish for the proposed member costs to be prohibitive to any organisation joining Leave No Trace Ireland.  


How to Become a Member:

If your organisation is interested in being a member of Leave No Trace Ireland, please follow the three steps below:

1. Download an application form here.

2. Email your member application form to

3. Leave No Trace Ireland will guarantee to contact you within 48 hours.         


Please contact: Maura Lyons

Phone + 00353 1 9059009

Email at  info@leavenotraceireland      


Thank you for your support

Leave No Trace Ireland