Membership Application

Apply for an Annual Org Membership


  1. Club – $50-125/year (recreational paddling is one of the main organizational objectives, the club must be registered as an Alberta society and must be composed of individual members.)
  2. Not-for-profit organization – $50/year (any other NFP groups other than a paddling club, must be registered under Alberta or Federal Legislation. This includes schools, Scouts, Y’s.)
  3. Commercial organization – $150/year (must be registered under Alberta or Federal Legislation. This category includes NFP’s engaged in commercial business activities.)
  4. Affiliate – $400/year (must be registered under Alberta or Federal Legislation. Non-commercial organization that promotes paddling event(s) in Alberta.)
Paddle Alberta Org Membership Benefits
  • Keep up to date on recreational paddling in Alberta & Canada
  • Financial assistance is available to clubs for equipment purchases, building development and Instructor Development Certification
  • Participate in environmental programs and issues affecting our paddling environment
  • Access to competitive insurance for Club/NFP/Affiliate members
  • Special Paddling Event financial support for Club/NFP/Affiliate members
  • Networking opportunities with clubs and organizations across the province
  • Information on club-specific issues, club development and safety issues
Commitments For Club/NFP/Commercial Orgs:
  • One general meeting a year in early spring.
  • Participation in the fundraising casino
Volunteer Opportunities:
  • Executive positions (President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Education Director, Safety & Touring Director, Environmental Director, Member Reps, Instructor Rep and Paddle Canada Rep.
  • Participation in committees such as Education, Safety and Touring or Environment

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