To pay your dues by credit card, select which year dues you are paying, optionally enter your membership number, and click the "Pay Now" button.
You can find your member number on your dues card.
- You no longer pay annual dues, so future dues increases will not affect you.
- Your Lodge will receive an assessment credit from Grand Lodge every year forever, even after you pass to the Celestial Lodge.
- You receive a permanent membership card, certificate, and a LMIP lapel pin.
A Memorial Life Membership may also be purchased for a deceased Master Mason (who was in good standing at the time of his death) in any Lodge in Virginia upon acceptance of the Memorial Life Membership by vote of the Lodge. Memorial Life Memberships may be purchased for deceased Master Masons of any Lodge of any jurisdiction recognized by the Grand Lodge of Virginia; provided, that his good standing has been ascertained in advance through the office of the Grand Secretary, and upon acceptance of the membership by vote of the Lodge.
Contact the Secretary of Acacia Lodge No. 16 for more information.
Increase in cost of Life Membership in Perpetuity.
The current cost of a Life Membership in Perpetuity (LMIP) in 2017 is 16 times current dues. There will be an increase over a period of three years, as follows:
21 times effective January 1, 2018
23 times effective January 1, 2019 (Grand Lodge assessments also increase by $10.00)
25 times effective January 1, 2020
For information about Life Membership in Perpetuity, visit:
The $2,422.55 is applicable for the year 2017, and includes credit card processing fee of 2.9% plus 30 cents.
* All payments, fees and membership status are subject to verification by the Lodge secretary.