Become a member

Why join us?
By subscribing to Arcigay you will join a community of thousands of people from all over Italy, you can participate in the internal democratic life, initiatives and events of the association’s structures, share ideas, opinions and paths, use services, and you will give concrete and direct support to our activities.

With the Arcigay card you are entitled to a series of agreements that provide advantages and economic benefits throughout the country. The card also allows access to the Arci clubs (except for the charter of the club provides otherwise).

Where and how to join?
You can request the card directly online or at our office in Via Monte Golico, 14, in Varese every Friday from 20:30 to 22:30, or by booking an appointment. To sign up, you need an identity document and the payment of an annual membership fee

For membership in Arcigay, the association asks for a minimum annual fee of € 20. If you want to actively support yourself but prefer not to register, you can make a donation, even online at this link

The card is valid for 365 days from the date of issue. You can therefore subscribe the card on any day of the year and will always have a duration of one year.

The card is not tacitly renewed, unless you have consented to the activation of the automatic renewal.

If I lose my card?

If you have lost your Arcigay card you can immediately receive a duplicate of your card at our office.

If I want to move to another local association?

If you wish to request the transfer to a local association belonging to Arcigay other than the one in which you are currently registered just fill in the “Arcigay Transfer Form” that you find at the bottom of this page and send it with a copy of an identification document to the mailbox: transfers @

Does Arcigay retain my private data?

According to the Italian law your data are covered by the privacy law and you can ask for the cancellation at any time by writing to the email box: [email protected]

Concluding notes

Applications for membership will be received by the board of directors of Arcigay Varese, which reserves the right to reject them if it does not consider the applicant suitable for the purpose of the association within 30 days of the application.

Check validity of the card

Through the screen that can also be reached at the link you can check in real time the validity of your card, simply by entering the card number and your date of birth:

Attachments – paper forms (in italian)