RGL – 499 Dated: 7th November, 2023
The Secretaries and Worshipful Masters of all Craft Lodges in the Northern Region
Rule No. 87 of the Book of Constitution has been amended with regard to the qualification for the election/installation of the Worshipful Master of the Craft Lodges. The amended Rule shall be effective from 01.01.2024.
The amended Rule now states that the Master Elect to be installed as worshipful Master of the Craft Lodge after 1.1.2024 must be a member of Chapter and Mark Masonic degrees.
All the Lodges are now advised to ensure that while electing the worshipful Master to be installed as Worshipful Master from 01.01.2024 must be a member of Chapter and Mark Masonic degrees. However, in a special circumstances a dispensation from MW The grand Master may be applied to dispense for such qualification.
Regional Grand Secretary