Active Members - Dues $150 / year
Active members are those who reside in the State of Texas and have been affiliated with the profession of process serving for a minimum of two (2) years. Active members are voting members with rights to hold office and call for special meetings of the membership. Applications must be accompanied by two (2) letters of reference. The letter must be from persons over the age of eighteen (18) years and cannot be from a family member or employer/employee of the applicant's firm. The letters must state knowledge of the applicant's experience in the process serving profession. Membership is approved on an individual basis and is not transferrable.
Provisional Members - Dues $100 / year
Provisional members are those persons who reside in the State of Texas and have been affiliated with the profession of process serving for less than two (2) years. Provisional members shall have all rights of Active Members except for the rights to vote and hold elected office. A Provisional member may become an Active member by either: (a) Submitting two (2) letters of reference as outlined in Article IV, Section 3, of the Bylaws, or (b) Maintaining their status as a Provisional member for two (2) years, at which time their membership status will automatically change to Active membership status.
Associate Members - Dues $75 / year
Associate members are those persons engaged in process serving who do not maintain a residence or office within the State of Texas.
Partnering Members - Dues $100 / year
Partnering members are those involved in the legal profession who are not otherwise eligible for another membership category, such as attorneys, paralegals, court reporters, etc. Partnering members shall be entitled to receive all publications and notices, attend meetings, training courses, annual conferences, and may serve on or chair a committee.
Sustaining Members - Dues $500 / year
Sustaining members are any organizations or individuals with the desire to market their products or services to members of the Association. Sustaining members may advertise their company name in all association directories and publications, and they shall be entitled to receive all publications and notices, attend meetings, training courses, annual conferences, and may serve on or chair a committee. If the sustaining member is an organization, only one (1) employee or members of that organization may serve on a committee at any time.