2021 Membership Categories

Membership Categories

Dealer Membership
Any individual or business predominately engaged in the marketing, resale, and servicing of water quality industry products or equipment to consumers, businesses, and other end-users in the United States and Canada are eligible for dealer membership. This includes residential, commercial, industrial, and retail channels. Dealer membership is open to related professions such as plumbers and well-drillers. If you are unsure if your company qualifies as a dealer member, please contact WQA Membership.

Manufacturer/Supplier/Retail Membership
Individuals or businesses who manufacture, supply, assemble, or distribute water industry products or equipment in or into the United States or Canada are eligible for Manufacturer/Supplier/Retail Membership. This includes residential, commercial, industrial, or retail channels. If you are unsure if your company qualifies as a manufacturer/supplier/retail member, please contact WQA Membership

International Manufacturer/Supplier/Retail Members 
Individuals or businesses who manufacture, supply, assemble or distribute water industry products or equipment and do not sell, market, or manufacture in the United States and Canada are eligible for International Manufacturer/Supplier/Retail membership.  If you are unsure if your company qualifies as an international manufacturer/supplier/retail member, please contact WQA Membership

Manufacturer Representative
Any independent sales agent or representative serving two or more manufacturer/supplier/retailers of water quality industry products or equipment is eligible for manufacturer representative membership.  If you are unsure if you qualify as a manufacturer representative, please contact WQA Membership

Allied
Any individual, firm, or professional organization/association engaged in a field of endeavor that supports or is related to the water quality improvement industryis eligible for allied membership.  If you are unsure if you qualify as an allied member, please contact WQA Membership.

Consultant
Any third-party professional or service provider engaged in providing technical consulting services to entities within the water improvement industry is eligible for consultant membership. If you are unsure if you qualify as a consultant member, please contact  WQA Membership.

Industry Partner Program
The Industry Partner Program (IPP) is exclusively available to companies that serve the water treatment industry. The IPP provides a vehicle for companies to have targeted and direct engagement with WQA members. Becoming an Industry Partner demonstrates your shared commitment to the industry.  If you are unsure if you qualify as an IPP member, please contact  WQA Membership.

Renewing Your Membership

To renew your membership, please contact WQA's Membership Department at membership@wqa.org or 630-505-0160.