Galway Archaeological and Historical Society is a registered charity with both the Charities Regulator and the Revenue Commissioners.

Registered Charity Number (RCN): 20021207 – Revenue CHY 8575
Other registered names: G.A.H.S.
Address: James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland Galway, Special Collections Unit, University Road, Galway, Republic of Ireland.

Charitable Purpose: Advancement of education

Charitable Objects: Public sharing of information of archaeological and/or historical value through hosting lecture series, seminars and other related activities.