Fees

Fairtrade Africa membership fee information

The deadline has been extended to 15th August 2013.

1. New members

A new member is invoiced upon application for membership. The fee includes:

  • The membership subscription fee
    - The membership subscription fee depends on the membership category (see below).
    - Organisations may join Fairtrade Africa at any time throughout the year and enjoy a pro-rated charge for the rest of the membership year.
  • A one-time application fee of US$ 100. This fee should be paid┬ábefore the application can be considered. It does not apply to Honorary Membership and renewal of membership.

2. Membership fee

Type of membership Application fee Membership subscription fee
Ordinary Membership US$ 100 See below
Associate Membership US$ 100 US$ 250
Honorary Membership US$ 0 US$ 0

Subscription fees may change from time to time upon confirmation by African Assembly.

Ordinary Membership Fee Schedule

Range of Fairtrade Premium (yearly)
Membership subscription fee
Over US$ 400 000 US$ 2 925
US$ 250 000 – 399 999 US$ 2 275
US$ 150 000 – 249 999 US$ 1 625
US$ 100 000 – 149 000 US$ 975
US$ 50 000 – 99 999 US$ 650
US$ 10 000 – 49 999 US$ 325
Less then US$ 10 000 US$ 100

Add: US$ 25 if paid through bank transfer to cover clearing charges
The calculations for Ordinary Membership category is based on 0.65% of the highest point of each premium range