There are three classes of members of the Association as follows:

(i) Full Members

Full Members of the Association shall be those persons, firms or corporations carrying on business in the State of Victoria as bona fide glass merchants and provided the Committee of the Association is satisfied after investigation that such person, firm or corporation is so engaged and provides a full range of glass services to the trade and the public, such person, firm or corporation may be elected as a Full Member of the Association.

Qualifications for Full Membership may be laid down by the Committee and varied from time to time.

(ii) Provisional Members

Provisional Members of the Association shall be those persons, firms or corporations carrying on business in the State of Victoria who offer a range of glass services to the trade and the public but who do not satisfy the qualifications for Full Membership referred to in Rule 4.2.

Provisional Members of the Association shall have the right to attend all social functions conducted by the Association and to attend all Association General Meetings but shall not have a vote thereat. A Provisional Member may not hold office in the Association but may be a member of an Association Sub-Committee.

After the expiration of one year’s satisfactory membership in the status of Provisional Member, such member shall advance to the status of Full Member if so recommended and approved at the first Committee Meeting held following that Provisional Member’s anniversary of admission to the Association.

(iii) Affiliated Members

Affiliated Members of the Association shall be the local manufacturer or manufacturers of glass, representatives of the overseas manufacturers of glass and suppliers of equipment and/or services to the Industry.

Affiliated Members of the Association shall have the right to attend social functions conducted by the Association and to attend Association General Meetings by invitation only but shall not have a vote thereat.

An Affiliated Member may not hold office in Association but may be a member of an Association Sub-Committee.

Membership Rates

No. of Employees 2014/2015 Subscriptions

Fin Year Apr 2014 – Mar 2015

0

$  330.00

1 – 5

$1,210.00

6 – 11

$1,675.00

12 – 20

$2,230.00

21 – 60

$2,975.00

60 plus

$4,950.00

Affiliate

$   750.00

Annual Accreditation

$   200.00