Membership in VGEA is a great deal at just $96 a year for active current employees and $48 a year for retirees.

The fastest and easiest way to join the VGEA is by completing an online application. Go to the JOIN page by clicking this link:  Join Today!

We do realize that some folks don’t like to complete things online. If you would rather print out a copy click here to download a printable Membership Application. Print the form, fill it out, follow the instructions and send a copy to VGEA. Or just send your name and address along with your application request to VGEA at Call 804-355-3120 or toll-free 877-302-7146 if you have any questions.

Payment can be made by check, credit card or payroll deduction ($4 per pay period). Membership benefits are available immediately upon receipt of your application.

If you’re already a member, be sure to check out the Insurance Program and the Discount Program available to all VGEA members. You must be a member to take advantage of the insurance and discount programs, but once you join, you immediately become eligible for insurance and discounts to Disney, Busch Gardens, Great Wolf Lodge, major cellphone providers, satellite TV companies and much more! Being a VGEA member more than pays for itself!

What VGEA Members Are Saying:

  • This organization (VGEA) provides highest quality support for active and retired public employees…

    Dan Moon
  • VGEA is our Voice in Richmond!

    Judy Franklin
  • VGEA is Your Connection that has the strength of numbers and influence to demand that our issues are addressed.

    April Mela
  • I’m impressed with the VGEA’s General Assembly accomplishments, particularly in the last few years.

    Terry Alfred
  • Thank you, VGEA, for all you do for State employees. Your effort and dedication are much appreciated.

    Jayne Fanshaw, Longwood University
  • VGEA is wonderful and has our best interests at heart…it is truly the voice of the people.

    Joan Stromberg, ABC
  • Thank you, (VGEA) you do a great job representing us! 

    Karen Poff
  • The cellphone discounts I’ve gotten through VGEA have probably been enough to pay my association dues for the rest of my life!

    L.F., Department of Corrections
  • “I saved $200 this year just by changing to Liberty Mutual for car insurance. That’s how much the VGEA insurance discount was – twice my dues!”

    J. L. Stone
  • Great organization and I’m proud to be a member. VGEA worked tirelessly to ensure state employees received a 3% raise this year and not tied to revenue projections. VGEA is our voice to state government. I wish more state employees would join, there is strength in numbers.

    Carolyn Bethea

Representing the Commonwealth’s Employees and Retirees

For more than a half century, the VGEA has worked with Virginia General Assembly members and every Governor to protect the interests of the Commonwealth’s employees and retirees and to ensure that their needs are addressed. Learn More