The Maryland State Pest Control Association has five (5) classes of memberships: Active, Allied, Honorary, Special and Associate.
Any pest control firm or organization which, in the opinion of the Board of Directors is in sympathy with the purposes of the Association, shall be eligible for Active membership provided said pest control firm or organization is licensed to inspect for pests and/or perform pest control by the Maryland Department of Agriculture.
Any person, firm or corporation not engaged in performing pest inspections and/or pest control service, but which manufactures or supplies products, equipment and/or other materials to the industry shall be eligible for membership. Allied Members shall have no voting privileges and shall not be eligible for an elective office however, are encouraged to serve on committees.
An Honorary Membership may be conferred upon an individual on the recommendation of the Board of Directors and approved by three fourths of the members present and voting at any Annual meeting of the Association. Honorary Memberships shall be granted only to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the pest control industry. Honorary members shall not be allowed to vote or to hold elective office.
A Special Membership may be conferred upon an individual upon the recommendation of the Board of Directors and approved by three fourths of the members present and voting at any Meeting of the Association. Special Membership shall be granted to individuals in a Regulatory or Advisory capacity with respect to the Maryland pest control industry, and who have shown an interest in MSPCA through their continuing efforts and assistance on our behalf. Special members shall not be allowed to vote or to hold elective office.
An associate membership may be conferred upon any individual who wishes to receive the newsletter and attend meetings. Associate members shall have no vote and cannot hold elective office. Dues shall be at a reduced rate.