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Membership Types

NIBA membership is governed by the NIBA By Laws, Article II, which provide for four types of membership by application. Membership shall begin after submission of a membership application and payment of membership dues by the organization and approval by the Board of Directors. Each membership shall be automatically renewed from year to year and shall continue indefinitely until terminated by:

  • Written notice from the member in accordance with the procedures established by the Board of Directors
  • Action of the Board of Directors
  • A member no longer qualifying for membership under this Article II of ByLaws

Distributor/Fabricator

 An organization may become a Distributor/Fabricator Member of NIBA if it is engaged in the distribution and/or fabrication of conveyor and flat power transmission belting and material that enhances/changes belt, owns a mechanical slitter and/or splicing equipment, has significant stocking inventory and/or fabrication equipment, provides services and support to end users or other distributors, and meets all additional membership eligibility requirements as approved from time to time by the Board of Directors.

Belting Manufacturer

An organization may become a Belting Manufacturer Member of NIBA if a substantial portion of its business activity is the manufacture of conveyor and flat power transmission belting for sale primarily to distributor/fabricators and it meets all additional membership eligibility requirements as approved from time to time by the Board of Directors.

Component Manufacturer

 An organization may become a Component Manufacturer Member of NIBA if it is engaged in the manufacture of material, parts, machinery, or equipment that enhances/changes belt, for sale primarily to distributor/fabricators and meets all additional eligibility requirements as approved from time to time by the Board of Directors.

Affiliate

Any organization may become an affiliate member of NIBA if its products or services are directly related to the interests of the other classes of membership, its relationship to the other members is deemed beneficial by the Board of Directors and it meets all additional eligibility requirements as approved from time to time by the Board of Directors. Organizations that stock belting, or are manufacturer’s representatives or sales agents are not eligible for affiliate membership. Affiliate members shall not have the right to vote, hold office, or serve on the Board of Directors of NIBA. However, they may serve on NIBA committees at the discretion of the Board of Directors.