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Membership Categories Annual Fee
(April 1-March 31)
HST Total
Active (by population)      
Up to 10,000 275.00 35.75 310.75
10,001 to 39,999 300.00 39.00 339.00
Over 40,000 330.00 42.90 372.90
Associate 330.00 42.90 372.90
Government 330.00 42.90 372.90
Non-Resident Associate 550.00 71.50 621.50
Additional member(s) per organization 165.00 21.45 186.45
Honourary Life Member No fee n/a n/a
Regional Marketing Promotion TBC    

 

ONTARIO EAST DESCRIPTION             

“Ontario East” Active and Associate members must represent and maintain a presence in the area defined geographically to include the following: City of Kawartha Lakes, County of Haliburton, County of Peterborough, County of Northumberland, County of Hastings, Municipality of Prince Edward County, County of Lennox & Addington, County of Frontenac, County of Renfrew, County of Lanark, United Counties of Leeds & Grenville, City of Ottawa, United Counties of Prescott & Russell and all separated Cities and Towns therein.

ACTIVE MEMBERSHIP

An Active Member shall be an individual employed in the field of economic development by a municipality [or municipalities] or an economic development association funded by a municipality [or municipalities] or a member of a municipally sponsored economic development committee. Each Active Member shall be entitled to one (1) vote at all meetings of Members and to hold office.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

An Associate Member shall be an individual employed by an agency, body or corporation involved in economic development through the private sector, educational system or government sponsored program, or who supports economic development by other means but is not directly employed by an agency, body or corporation involved in economic development (which may include as an example, suppliers of goods or services in support of economic development). Each Associate Member is entitled to one (1) vote at all meetings of Members and to hold office.

GOVERNMENT MEMBERSHIP

A Government Member shall be a representative appointed by a provincial or federal ministry, agency or body or corporation. A Government Member shall be entitled to receive notice of all meetings of Members but shall not be entitled to vote at meetings of Members.

NON-RESIDENT ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

A Non-Resident Member (a business or individual without an Ontario East location) shall be an individual employed in economic development by municipality, agency, body or corporation involved in economic development through the private sector, educational system or government sponsored program outside of the Ontario East region (which may include as an example, suppliers of goods or services in support of economic development). A Non-Resident Member shall be entitled to receive notice of all meetings of Members but shall not be entitled to vote at meetings of Members.

HONOURARY LIFE MEMBER

To be considered for Honorary Life Membership, an individual shall: a) have reached the age of sixty (60), or have a minimum of twenty (20) years’ service to economic development; and b) be retired or devote no more than thirty (30%) per cent of his or her working time towards paid services in the field of economic development. An Honourary Life Member shall be recommended and approved by the Executive Committee. Honourary Members shall be entitled to receive notice of all meetings of Members but shall not be entitled to vote at meetings of Members.

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