Full Membership of the Guild is available to any writer who has contracted to write for payment in Ireland.

Associate Membership is available to those who have not yet contract to write for payment. All members can attend the AGM, but only full members can stand for election to the Board.

About the Guild

The Writers’ Guild of Ireland (formally the Irish Playwrights’ and Screenwriters’ Guild) is the representative body in Ireland for over 400 writers who write for theatre, radio, television, film, games, and digital media. The Writers Guild of Ireland is a company limited by guarantee.

The ZeBBie Awards

The Guild celebrates Irish writing at the annual ZeBBie Awards Ceremony, where the writers of the best scripts in radio, film, and television are honoured. The best scripts each year are voted on by Guild members.