Join Fórsa

We are Ireland’s newest and fastest-growing union with over 80,000 members

Fórsa is the largest union in the public sector, with a strong and vibrant membership across the semi-state, private and community/voluntary sectors.

Joining online takes less than five minutes.

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Subscription rates

The general subscription rate for 2022 is 0.8% of basic salary up to a maximum of €399.34 (monthly rate €33.28 ) i.e. a salary max of €49,918. (A small number of union branches apply an additional levy for certain grades). This downloadable excel spreadsheet illustrates how the subscription rate applies in a range of different salary bands.

The subscription rate for the Clerical Officer and linked Grades in the Civil Service Division and some employments in the Services and Enterprises Division is 1% of basic salary.

PDF application forms

Depending on payroll arrangements with your employer, simply download and complete the appropriate Fórsa application form. If you have any difficulties please contact us by email or call 01 817 1500 for assistance.

Return your completed application form to:

Membership applications,
Fórsa,
Nerney’s Court,
Dublin
D01 R2C5

If you have any difficulties please contact us here or call 01 817 1500 for assistance.