Explanation of Membership Classes and Dues
Active Member Company: Any entity engaged in the sale and/or service of commercial/industrial air filtration, cleaning, purification, decontamination, sterilization, and monitoring devices, products, and components to end users and/or contractors, who does not meet the definitions of the Associate Member Company category. Annual Dues: $520.
Associate Member Company: Any entity considered to be a manufacturer, national supplier, or distributor of commercial/industrial air filtration, cleaning, purification, decontamination, sterilization, and monitoring devices, products, and components that sells primarily to Active Member Companies, retail distribution outlets, or entities that may be eligible for Active Member Company membership. Annual Dues: $945.
Supplemental Member Company: Any subsidiary, division, or branch office of a NAFA Active or Associate Member Company may join NAFA as a Supplemental Member Company, under the same NAFA Member Company category as the parent member. Supplemental Members must be doing business under essentially the same name as the parent NAFA Member Company. A Supplemental Member Company is entitled to all the benefits of NAFA Member Company membership. Annual Dues: $200.
Affiliate Member: Any individual who is an employee or legitimate representative of a NAFA Member Company (Active, Associate, and Supplemental) may join NAFA as an Affiliate Member. Each form of NAFA Company membership includes one (1) complimentary Affiliate Member membership in NAFA. Annual Dues: $75.
Professional Member: any individual who, as part of his or her professional activity, regularly designs, specifies or inspects air filters and/or air filtration systems, but does not directly and regularly participate in the manufacturing or sale and/or service of commercial/industrial air filtration products may join NAFA as a Professional Member. Annual Dues: $125.
General Member: any individual with an interest in air filtration but is not directly or regularly involved with the manufacture or sale and/or service of commercial/industrial air filtration products. Annual Dues: $125.
Student Member: any individual who is currently enrolled, full-time, in an accredited university, and is pursuing a course of study relating to the field of air filtration. Annual Dues: $25.
Members of all classes shall possess qualities of good character and outstanding business reputation.
Only members in good standing may use the NAFA logo.
Payment of Dues and Fees
Applicants for membership must remit a full year’s dues along with their completed application. Dues are payable October 1st of each year. New members will receive a pro-rated invoice reflecting a partial year’s dues payment. Please note that any member, Affiliate or Professional, who drops their membership with National Air Filtration Association and subsequently rejoins will be required to pay a full year’s membership regardless of the time of year the company dropped its NAFA membership.
* A $25 application processing fee is required with applications for all classes of membership and are included above.
Dues are payable by check or credit card. You will be contacted for payment information soon after submitting this online application for membership in NAFA.