MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES AND FEES

LAVA currently brings together 34 business and non-business organizations (true and associate members).

The annual membership fee is differentiated and depends on the number of employees.

TRUE MEMBER

Pays one time entry fee of 100€;

may attend and vote at the Association’s General Members meeting;

may submit proposals and requests to the Board of the Association;

have access to all services and information provided by the Association;

may elect and be elected to the governing bodies of the Association;

may participate as a speaker in discussions and events;

may use the LAVA logo and brand book;

upon joining LAVA, submits a sustainability report, indicating the sustainability principles or objectives that guide their activities and the areas in which they are more advanced, and can share best practices with associate members and beyond.

EmployeesYearly fee
up to 49300 €
50 – 149500 €
150 – 2491000 €
250 – 19991500 €
2000 and more  3000 €

ASSOCIATE MEMBER

Pays one time entry fee of 100€;

may be elected to the governing bodies of the Association;

have access to all services and information provided by the Association;

the membership fee is based on the number of employees and is 50% less than for a full member (see below). The membership fee is calculated quarterly;

does not have a sustainability report, but undertakes to submit a sustainability report to LAVA within one calendar year from the date of accession, which will then be made publicly available on the LAVA website. Upon submission of the sustainability report, the associate member shall become a true member;

shall have no voting rights and may not use the LAVA logo and brandbook.

EmployeesYearly fee
up to 49160 € (4 x 40 €)
50 – 149240 € (4 x 60 €)
150 – 249500€ (4 x 125 €)
250 – 1999760€ (4 x 190 €)
2000 and more  1500€ (4 x 375 €)

Non-profit legal entities are excluded from the LAVA membership fee. They are subject to an application fee (EUR 100) and the requirements for the relevant membership category.