Who Can Join Cork City PPN?

To qualify for membership of Cork City PPN, your group / organisation must,

  • Be active in Cork City
  • Have more than five (5) members
  • Be non-party political and non-sectarian
  • Be a minimum of one year in existence
  • If a company limited by guarantee, the organisation must be not for profit
  • If requested, be able to establish your genuine existence as a community or voluntary group /organisation, e.g. with

    • A set of rules
    • A constitution or terms of reference
    • Minutes of meetings
    • A website or Facebook Page
    • A brochure / leaflet about your group/organisation

Notes on Registrations

  • Groups/organisations registering under the Environment Sector must be be validated by the Environmental Pillar at a national level. All this requires is for us to contact them to ensure you meet the criteria for the Environmental Sector

  • In general Tidy Town Committees are not regarded as eligible to join the Environment Sector and should join the Community & Voluntary Sector instead

  • Groups formed around specific local issues are not eligible for PPN membership, for example, groups formed around opposition to a particular local planning application

  • In the event of a dispute regarding eligibility, the PPN Secretariat will determine eligibility for membership