WLA Membership

Membership of WLA is open to Malawian women lawyers (those who and who have yet to join the bar), paralegals, students, judges and honorary male members. Eligible and interested members must complete the registration form and pay the annual subscription fee.

Annual Membership Fees
Member (Ordinary)

MWK 50,000

Associate Member (Female lay magistrates & paralegals)

MWK 25,000



Members are expected to pay the annual fee to support the association, its activities and have access to the benefits of membership (including training opportunities and continuing legal education).

Honorary Membership is conferred on deserving individuals due to their achievements in areas related to the aims and objectives pursued by the Association.

WLA also welcomes donations, in cash or in kind, towards the implementation of its core activities.