Criteria: Application must be supported by two sponsors; either two current associates of any category or two bona fide representatives of full members (but not from the same collection) or one of each.
All applications for basic associateship have to be approved by the Membership & Licensing Committee and Council. All applicants must agree to abide by the obligations of BIAZA. Please note that associates, regardless of which category they belong to, have no voting rights.
Cost: The 2016 rate is £40 + VAT @ 20% (£8.00) = £48.00. Rates for associateship are subject to inflation as per full membership. VAT is added to all rates. Rates are charged per calendar year. Please note that for the year of joining, the rate for the remainder of the calendar year is charged.