(a) There shall be four classes of membership: Full, Associate, National Affiliate and
Regional Affiliate Membership.
(b) The granting of membership and the continuation of membership shall be determined
by the Board of Directors which shall take into consideration the recommendation of the
Membership Committee, provided however, that any such organization granted
membership must have been in existence for at least Twelve (12) months.
(c) Full Membership shall be granted to the following:
1. Those organizations that qualify as chartered founding members of the
2. Those organizations admitted to membership by the Board of Directors with at
least twenty-five (25) Jamaicans among its membership.
(d) Associate Membership shall be granted to those organizations admitted to
membership by the Board of Directors that have less than twenty-five (25) Jamaicans
among its membership.
(e) National Affiliate Membership shall be granted to a company not eligible for FULL
or Associate Membership but has a direct interest in the Association’s Administration and
who supports the Association and subscribes to its purpose. Such business establishment
shall be a reputable entity consists of more than Fifty (50) employees. Such company
may be engaged in the Associations activities nationally.
(f) Regional Affiliate Membership shall be granted to a small business entity that is
interested in supporting the Association on a Regional basis and subscribes to its purpose.
Such business establishment shall be a reputable entity consisting of more than ten (10)
employees. Such business may be engaged in the Association’s activities regionally.
A copy of your Organization’s By-Laws and Constitution must accompany your
Application for Membership along with your payment to be presented to the NAJASO
Board of Directors for approval.