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OMWA - Membership Information

Membership Information

Municipal Membership

Membership is comprised of municipalities, public utilities commissions, committees of council or other authorities appointed for the purpose of directing and operating a publicly owned water system. The membership is corporate and covers all elected officials and staff of the municipality.

Municipal members are eligible to be elected to the board of directors.

  • Access to association conferences at preferred rates
  • Entitled to a member handbook
  • Entitled to a copy of the Pipeline
  • Listing in member handbook and on the OMWA website
  • Advertising opportunities in the member handbook and the website
  • Eligibility to participate on committees
  • Sponsorship opportunities at Water Summit Conference
  • OMWA policy papers

Associate Membership

Non-municipal organizations and ministries within provincial governments in any jurisdiction that are interested in the water industry may be admitted, upon acceptance of their application to the OMWA board of directors.

This class of membership has no voting rights and representatives cannot be elected to the board of directors.

  • Access to association conferences at preferred rates
  • Entitled to a member handbook
  • Entitled to a copy of the Pipeline
  • Listing in member handbook and on the OMWA website
  • Advertising opportunities in the member handbook and the website
  • Eligibility to participate on committees
  • Sponsorship opportunities at Water Summit Conference
  • OMWA policy papers, subject to the OMWA reserving the right to determine whether any particular policy paper is of such a sensitive nature that it shall only be distributed to municipal members