Become an IPAF member

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). By joining IPAF you are joining a global movement to ensure a safer powered access industry. Click here for a full list of benefits.

Before submitting your membership application, please review the membership categories and costs below. If you are unsure of which category is most appropriate for you, please enquire or contact your nearest IPAF office.

As a full member, you will have voting rights, an associate member has no voting rights. A current list of members can be found here.


Become an IPAF Sustaining Member

IPAF Sustaining Members support IPAF’s aims and objectives at an enhanced level. They receive additional benefits and are eligible to display the special IPAF Sustaining Member logo. To find out more about existing IPAF Sustaining Members click here.

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Membership Categories and Prices

The currency of the membership prices below is set based on your location. If this is not correct, please update your location using the region/language selector at the top of the website. If your country is not listed, please select a region or global.

FULL MEMBER (voting rights)
Manufacturer Manufacturer of powered access equipment. $1,935
Dealer / Distributor A dealer or distributor of powered access equipment. $858
Contractor / Industrial User Large user of powered access equipment. $457
Hirer / Rental A company that provides powered access equipment for rental. $858
Training Training company that provides training for powered access equipment. Please note to become an approved IPAF Training Centre, you will need to apply to become an approved IPAF Training Centre (additional fees apply). $858
Public Utility A utilities/infrastructure company (gas, electricity, telecoms etc) that operates multiple machines. $457
Service / Component Supplier A company that offers a service to all owners and users of powered access equipment, i.e. servicing machines or a company that supplies components to manufacturers/dealers/rental companies of powered access equipment. $361
Independent Instructor An independent instructor who is qualified to deliver IPAF Training through IPAF Approved Training Centres. $361
Group Group membership is only available if the applying member is owned by an existing member of IPAF, or an exception has been agreed by the IPAF Council. $457


ASSOCIATE MEMBER (non-voting rights)
Association For trade bodies and other membership organisations $572
Press A publishing company that has an interest in the powered access industry. $323
Company Associate A company that has an interest in the powered access industry but may not be directly associated with the industry (e.g. an insurance company). $323
Individual Associate An individual that has an interest in the powered access industry but may not be directly associated with the industry. $201
Small User An individual or small company that operates one or two machines. $115
Safety Professional Aimed at those in health & safety or related supervisory roles. N.B. If the applicant is employed by an existing IPAF member, a 50% discount on the new applicant’s membership fee is applied. $99