How to Join | District Grand Lodge South island

How to Join




Day One: the date we receive your application, via our contact page.

Within two days: we will acknowledge your inquiry.

Within fourteen days: we will arrange to meet with you, at a mutually convenient time and place, to discuss your interest in Freemasonry. During this informal meeting, you will be actively encouraged to ask any questions you may have.

Within 21 days: our evaluation process should have been completed and you will be notified of the outcome.

Within two months You will be invited to attend a meeting with the members of the Lodge that has been selected. This usually will be held at the venue where the Lodge meets and is nothing to worry about: it is to allow us to introduce you to the current members.

Within three months You will be formally initiated into the Lodge of your choosing where the rest of your Masonic Journey will then continue. If we fail to maintain these standards Should we fail to meet these time frames, email us at

We believe in:

    Respect for others
  • Acting with integrity
  • Charitable activity
  • Making new friends
  • Supporting the Community
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