Membership

AMCTO has provided education, accreditation, leadership, and management expertise for Ontario’s municipal professionals for the past 80 years. With over 2,000 members working across Ontario’s 444 municipalities, AMCTO is the leading professional development organization for municipal professionals.

 
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Opportunities

Have your voice heard as part of AMCTO’s advocacy efforts

Network with your peers in the sector

Access to year-round training, professional development, education and mentorship

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Savings

Receive preferred member pricing on professional development and education programs, the AMCTO annual conference & special events

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Knowledge

Receive regular policy and legislative updates s

Be ‘in-the-know’ with AMCTO’s industry publications: the Municipal Minute weekly newsletter, the AMCTO Ontario Municipal Directory and the Municipal Monitor quarterly magazine

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Networking

Connect with peers from across Ontario’s municipal sector

Give back to the sector by volunteering & sharing your expertise as a speaker or mentor

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Accreditation

Advance your career and gain recognition amongst your peers with the sectors most-recognized designations through the AMCTO Accreditation Program

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Members Only Access

AMCTO members have exclusive access to members-only events, resources and in-demand affinity programs and partner rewards.

FULL MEMBER

$405
+HST Per member billed annually

To qualify as a FULL MEMBER you must be employed by, or under contract directly or indirectly with a municipal corporation or a local board as defined in the Municipal Act, 2001 S.O. 2001 Chapter 25.

ASSOCIATE MEMBER

$377
+HST Per member billed annually

To qualify as an ASSOCIATE MEMBER you must not be currently employed by, or under contract directly or indirectly with a municipal corporation or a local board as defined by the Municipal Act. This category is suited to Provincial/Federal employees as well as to those working in the broader public or private sectors.

NEW PROFESSIONAL

$215
+HST Per member billed annually

To qualify as a NEW PROFESSIONAL MEMBER (a sub-class of Full membership), you must be employed by, or under contract directly or indirectly with, a municipal corporation or local board and; have 1-5 years of municipal sector work experience. Eligibility within this category is limited to a maximum period of 5 years.

IN TRANSITION

$50
+HST For exisiting member billed annualy

To qualify as a MEMBER IN TRANSITION you must be either in-between roles, on long-term disability leave with your current employer, or in-receipt of employment insurance benefits.

RETIRED MEMBER

$50
+HST For exisiting member billed annualy

To qualify as a RETIRED MEMBER you must have previously been an Association member prior to your retirement, in receipt of a municipal retirement pension or equivalent; and be fully retired from the work force. As a retired member, you are encouraged to share your knowledge and expertise with fellow members as an Association speaker or mentor.

STUDENT MEMBER

FREE

To qualify as a STUDENT MEMBER (a Sub-Class of Associate Member) you must be currently enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited post-secondary academic institution within Ontario. Membership is dependent on proof of current student status from year-to-year.