National Grand Loge of Azerbaijan
At present three lodges are active in Azerbaijan;
Azerbaijan Lodge No.1
Drugba Lodge No. 3
Baku Lodge No. 4
(Hazar Lodge No.2 still works out of Ankara, under the Jurisdiction of Grand Lodge of Turkey)
The total membership of the National Grand Lodge of Azerbaijan stands at 102 as follows:
Azerbaijan Lodge 44, Baku Lodge 32, Drugba Lodge 11, Hazar Lodge 15
8 new candidates have been interviewed and approved by the lodges, and four of them have already been initiated. There also a large list of prospective candidates to be considered. Due to the sensitive political situation in Azerbaijan, the candidates are selected in a very careful way and after a number of interviews and long waiting time.
There are semi-annual meetings of the Grand Lodge and the lodges. During each meeting each lodge will have two meetings to conduct business or degree work.