BIMCO’s Associate membership is open to educational Institutions, private maritime security companies (PMSCs), law firms, national organisations, suppliers, consultants, etc. Depending on your type of business, the associate membership offered will differ. Please note that law firms must enter as Associate Plus members.
There are four types of associate membership:
Comprehensive information – always available online:
Right to use BIMCO’s logo on stationary and website
Substantial discounts on BIMCO products such as training, publications, and SmartCon, our contract editing tool.
Type of membership
|Associate membership - Plus
|Associate membership -Standard||920||200|
|Security companies (PMSCs)*||3,490||1,500|
|Number of offices, price per office||EUR|
* Security companies (PMSCs) applying for BIMCO associate membership must have obtained ISO 28007 certification before being accepted by BIMCO’s Executive Committee. Once your application has been received, BIMCO will contact you and carry out an internal investigation as well.
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