Memberships

Membership Application

Please fill out the following membership form:

Step 1:

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Step 2:

Submit PDF Application Form

Membership Information and Frequently Asked Questions

 

How long do memberships last?

SIMSA memberships last 1 year from the date the application is accepted.  So, for example, if your application is accepted on Dec 2 of one year, your membership is good until Dec 1 the following year.

 

What are the membership categories?

 

Regular Membership:

Any company may be accepted as a Regular member by meeting the following:

  1. Minimum of three full-time staff located in Saskatchewan
  2. Business registered in Saskatchewan (PST/WCB)
  3. Permanent physical office space in Saskatchewan
  4. Manufacturers, goods, or service businesses; whose primary market is industrial, mining, or energy companies.
  5. Sell directly to industrial, mining, or energy companies or their designated EPC/EPCM
  6. Have an interest in the promotion and growth of the Saskatchewan-based supply chain
  7. Regular members may also have the opportunity to run for a SIMSA Board position, if their company’s corporate head office is located in Saskatchewan (see SIMSA bylaws HERE)
  8. SIMSA membership is only applicable to the specifically named company on the application form – not its subsidiaries, joint venture partners, suppliers, parent companies, etc.
  9. All memberships are subject to the decision and approval by the SIMSA Board of Directors; the qualifications for membership as outlined herein are guidelines only, and the decision for determining membership is ultimately at the discretion of the Board.

 

Associate Membership:

Any company may be accepted as an Associate member by meeting the following:

  1. Need at least one full-time staff located in Saskatchewan
  2. Business registered in Saskatchewan (PST/WCB)
  3. Permanent physical office space in Saskatchewan
  4. Support the activities of Regular member companies (Regular = Manufacturers, goods, or service businesses; whose primary market is industrial, mining, or energy companies)
  5. Sell indirectly to, or have as a secondary market; industrial, mining, and energy companies or their designated EPC/EPCM
  6. Businesses that provide general business goods and services such as banks, accounting, legal, insurance, Government departments and agencies, etc.
  7. Have an interest in the promotion and growth of the Saskatchewan-based supply chain
  8. Companies qualifying as Regular members cannot apply to become Associate members
  9. Companies that would qualify for “Regular” membership – but cannot since they do not meet criteria 1, 2, and 3 of Regular membership but do satisfy 4 and 5 – may not apply as Associate members.
  10. SIMSA membership is only applicable to the specifically named company on the application form – not its subsidiaries, joint venture partners, suppliers, parent companies, etc.
  11. All memberships are subject to the decision and approval by the SIMSA Board of Directors; the qualifications for membership as outlined herein are guidelines only, and the decision for determining membership is ultimately at the discretion of the Board.


What are the benefits of membership?

Regular Membership:

  • Access to SIMSA “Members Only” events
  • A voice through the association and networking with other members
  • Profile of your company’s goods and services through the SIMSA website
  • Access to SIMSA events at membership pricing
  • Email Correspondence about SIMSA events and opportunities
  • Email correspondences on news relevant to your business
  • Voting privileges at SIMSA’s AGM
  • May also have the opportunity to run for a SIMSA Board position, if their company’s head office is located in Saskatchewan (see SIMSA bylaws HERE)


Associate Membership:

  • Access to SIMSA “Members Only” events
  • Website listing on Associate Member page
  • Access to SIMSA events at membership pricing
  • Email Correspondence about SIMSA events and opportunities
  • Email correspondences on news relevant to your business
  • Networking opportunities
  • A voice through the association

What is the cost of membership?

Associate Members – $750 + GST


Associate Member

$750per year

Regular Members – Membership is based on gross Saskatchewan sales:

Less than $2.5M

$500per year


$2.5M-$5M

$750per year


$5M-$10M

$1,000per year


$10M-$20M

$2,000per year


Over $20M

$2,500per year