1. The DX – Lighthouse award is issued for working and confirming lighthouse stations on the ARRL DXCC List outside of the USA (exceptions are AK, PR, HI which are considered DXCC entities.)

  • The basic Bronze award will be issued for working and confirming 25 unique DXCC entities.
  • The next level is Silver award for working and confirming 50 unique DXCC entities.
  • The Gold level for working and confirming 100 or more unique DXCC entities.

Note: Multiple Lighthouses from the same DXCC entity will only count as one unique DXCC towards the awards levels.

The ARLHS Lighthouse Award is available to SWL’s on a heard bases by submitting SWL QSL cards.

2. All ARLHS General Rules and requirements are applicable.

3. Contacts may be made over any period of years. Contacts must be confirmed in writing in the form of QSL cards. Photocopies or image scans are acceptable and preferred.

4. Application Procedure (Please follow carefully)

  • The DX-LH Application Form must be submitted to the Awards Manager (see General Rules for address).
  • If QSL cards are sent, they must be accompanied by sufficient postage for their safe return (registered mail is recommended because it is traceable). Photocopies of QSL’s are permitted and recommended. The ARLHS can not be held responsible for any cards or documents other than to exercise normal care while they are in the Society’s possession.