Membership Requirements


Membership Categories

Business to Consumer Memberships (Category Two)
  • Regular Membership ($747): Your company's primary business is builder / installer, service company, retail store, or professional pool management. 

  • Auxiliary ($150):  Additional local membership for an existing NESPA-PHTA member company (i.e. Company with a location in Connecticut and New York could hold membership and participate in both the CONSPA & METRO NY/NJ Chapters with by adding an auxiliary membership to their regular membership.)

  • Single Person Service Company ($335): Person servicing and maintaining swimming pools, spas, hot tubs, water features.

Other Memberships (Category Three)
  • Allied Supplier ($585): Manufacturers and distributors not directly related to the manufacture or operation of pools, spas, or hot tubs, but more related to the backyard experience. 

  • Professional Affiliate ($585): Firms or individuals that provide professional services. Includes consultants in designing, building, and operation, architects, landscapers, finance and lending firms, bookstores, advertising, PR, and insurance agencies/agents. 

  • Professional Pool Operator ($150): Individual employed by a firm outside the pool and spa industry or by a professional pool management firm. 

  • Associate ($100): Individual associated with a nonprofit organization, government entity, trade or professional association, research or academic institution. 

  • Auxiliary ($100): Distributor / Manufacturer Any full-time employee or wholly owned branch operation of a member trading under the same company name and same industry segment as a parent firm.  Parent company must be a member for application to be approved. 

  • Retiree ($150): Individual formerly in the pool and spa industry for 10 years and is a least 55 years old and is no longer working in the industry. 

Helpful Tip! Gather the following information when ready to apply
  • Business Insurance Name
  • Business Bank Name
  • Where required Builders/installers and service companies will need to show proof of registration as a Home Improvement Contractor.  Registration is required in NJ, PA and parts of NY State
  • List one NESPA Member for Reference


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