Membership

The Association is a non-profit organization and represents members from the Caribbean desalination and water reuse communities, utilities, industries, academia and government as well as individuals interested in water supply improvement in the Caribbean, specifically by means of desalination or water reuse.

In addition any person, firm, agency, or corporation from all over the world but having ties or personal or commercial interest or aspirations in the region, engaged or interested in desalination or water reuse is eligible to become a General Member of the Association, subject to acceptance by the Board.

  • Membership is for two years on a fiscal basis beginning on July 1st of year one and ending on June 30th of year two.
  • All Company Advertising Options are for same two year Membership term listed below. For any other Advertising options, contact CaribDA.

Membership Levels

Fees for General members will be as follows:

  • Class IA – Corporations/Utilities, $500 USD per two years, includes 1-3 members.
    • Class IA+ – Corporations/Utilities, same two years, includes 1-3 members and advertising.
      • IA+1a – ½ Page Newsletter Ad: (3.75” x 10.5” or 8” x 5”), $1,700 USD
      • IA+1b – ¼ Page Newsletter Ad: (3.75” x 5”), $1,200 USD
      • IA+2 – Website Banner Ad (290 x 74 pixels), $1,100 USD
      • IA+3a – ½ Page Newsletter Ad and Website Banner Ad, $2,100 USD
      • IA+3b – ¼ Page Newsletter Ad and Website Banner Ad, $1,600 USD
  • Class IB – Universities/Small Firms/Non-Profit Organizations, $350 USD per two years, includes 1-2 members.
    • Class IB+ – Universities/Small Firms/Non-Profit Organizations, same two years, includes 1-2 members and advertising.
      • IB+1a – ½ Page Newsletter Ad: (3.75” x 10.5” or 8” x 5”), $1,550 USD
      • IB+1b – ¼ Page Newsletter Ad: (3.75” x 5”), $1,050 USD
      • IB+2 – Website Banner Ad (290 x 74 pixels), $950 USD
      • IB+3a – ½ Page Newsletter Ad and Website Banner Ad, $1,950 USD
      • IB+3b – ¼ Page Newsletter Ad and Website Banner Ad, $1,450 USD
  • Class IIA – Individuals, $80 USD per two years.
  • Class IIB – Additional Class IA & IB Individuals, and Sponsors, $60 USD per two years.
  • Class III – Students/Libraries, $30 USD per two years.

Note that Class IA organizations are eligible for two free included members, and Class IB organizations are eligible for one free included member.

Failure to Pay Fees

Members who fail to pay their fees within sixty (60) days from the time the same become due shall be notified by the Secretary, and, if payment is not received within the next succeeding thirty (30) days shall, without further notice and without hearing, be dropped from the rolls and thereupon forfeit all rights and privileges of membership and all offices in the Association.

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