Distributors of architectural ironmongery and manufacturers producing architectural ironmongery (who have a clearly defined distribution policy) in support of AI’s.
The company must employ at least one person holding the GAI Diploma.
Distributors of architectural ironmongery and manufacturers who do not satisfy the Full membership criteria, eg; do not employ a GAI Diploma holder. Affiliates can only be members for 5 years and should have a minimum of one person on the GAI Diploma Programme.
Companies and organisations that operate outside of the Architectural Ironmongery industry, who conduct business in a manner compatible with the interests and standing of the GAI and its members. Associates must be able to provide a product or service to the industry and GAI members without conflict of interest.
This brand new category has been designed to attract start-up companies and entrepreneurs into GAI membership. If a company has traded for over 12 months but is not yet at the size or scale of a full member, this temporary membership category allows it to become fully involved in the GAI and benefit from a whole range of services at a very early stage in its development. Once awarded, the category only has a 24 month period to run, after which the company must apply to become a full member. An Enterprise member must be actively engaging with the GAI’s education programme.
- All applicants must have been trading for a minimum of one year.
- Confirmation of membership is likely to be subject to inspection of trading premises.
- A scale of membership fees is based upon turnover.
Interested in membership?
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- GAI membership (Company)
- IAI membership (Individual)
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