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ARCR Membership

Join ARCR today and start getting answers to the many questions you have about Costa Rica.

(Existing members CLICK HERE to renew your membership)

As an ARCR member you will also receive our Bi-Monthly magazine, “El Residente”, which is filled with information about aspects of the country as well as current and up-coming activities. One copy is sent per family.

Membership – Join Online or by Mail

Annual membership is $100 US for individuals without legal Costa Rican residency.

If you are a legal resident of Costa Rica, the annual membership is $50 US. Proof of residency is required.

Spouses and dependants of a member can join for US$10 annually (please mail a separate application form for each person).

Join Online!

Important note. We can only receive payment online with credit card via Paypal at this time. Thank you for your understanding.

You may join ARCR online safely and securely over the Internet.

The process is very simple.

Fill out our Online Membership Form by clicking here.

Once complete, Submit the Online Form and you will directed to our order page where you may order memberships for you and your family. You will then be taken to our SECURE online store where you may buy your membership (Paypal)

Join by Mail!

Please note that mail to Costa Rica may take from 2 to 4 weeks to arrive here. If you choose to join by mail, please do not expect a prompt response. Mail service is reliable, but quite slow.


Print out either the Adobe Acrobat version or the Microsoft Word version of our Membership Application

Fill out the application completely and mail it along with your check to us at:
SJO #12564
P.O. Box 025331
Miami, Florida

Please make check payable to ARCR Administracion

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