Member Benefits

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Exclusive benefits for ALL IWMSA Members (individual and Organisations)

We provide you with opportunities to:

  • network and exchange information with experts
  • debate issues at events arranged by the various branches or interest groups
  • have your voice heard in the formulation of legislation
  • grow professionally and in business growth

We offer our members:

  • access to the latest waste management technology, trends and legislation
  • development skills upgrade courses within the industry
  • special delegate rates for WasteCon, our biennial international congress provided membership has been for at least ONE year prior to the event
  • special rates at our IWMSA seminars, conferences and workshops
  • free subscription to our official journal RéSource – published quarterly
  • opportunities to contribute articles to our magazine RéSource
  • preferential rates for advertising in IWMSA publications

  • Special rates for listing as an individual member or company on which is endorsed by the IWMSA
  • Legislation policies and updates in the members section of the website




Additional benefits for our Organisation Members:

  • the use the of the IWMSA logo on all their stationary and website
  • two delegates to any national seminar or WasteCon will full membership discounts
  • sponsorship opportunities at WasteCon our biennial international congress

Patron members enjoy the following additional benefits:

  • first opportunity to sponsor meetings, seminars and other IWMSA functions
  • two free delegates and complimentary exhibition stand to WasteCon
  • opportunity to market projects in conjunction with IWMSA
  • opportunities to sponsor IWMSA bursaries
  • their company logo on all IWMSA publications 

Download a summary of the benefits of IWMSA membership. Click here

Membership Enquiries:
Ann Oosthuizen | 

The IWMSA proudly announces a great new benefit for Members!

Any IWMSA Member wishing to hire a car may now do so, at preferential rates, through Avis.   Members need to complete an Avis application form, quoting the reference number N560427.  Avis will issue a preferred card which is then linked to the Member’s credit card, allowing the allocated free kilometres and discounted rate.   Please see the table of rates for full details.

Please note that IWMSA Members must be responsible for their own accounts with Avis.

View the rates Click here