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Any musician, vocalist, or provider of musical services (teachers, copyists, arrangers, technical staff, back-up vocalists, DJs and dancers) regardless of musical style is eligible for membership. To join our Association, please fill out this application form and mail it or bring it to the office.

Applications are reviewed by a membership committee. Upon acceptance of your application, you may be asked to attend a brief orientation session so we can help you learn all our practices and procedures.

Membership Fees

There is a one-time Initiation Fee for new members of $125 ($65 AFM+$60 Local). Initiation Fees are waived for youth (under 21)and for students (full-time students at an accredited school, college or university). Already a member of another local? The initiation (transfer) fee is $60.

Membership dues are $170 per year ($66.00 AFM + $104 Local) or $160 if paid prior to January 1 of the applicable year. Delivery of four post-dated cheques of $40, payable at the beginning of each quarter, and delivered prior to January 1, will also qualify for this discount.

All fees are tax-deductible.

You can remit membership dues payments to us online using our secure credit card payment services provided by PayPal. You may also make payments by cheque or money order payable to “Musicians' Association of Victoria & the Islands.”

If you have any questions, please contact us.


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