Life Membership

Life membership is a special honour available to retired members who have made an exemplary contribution to the profession of forestry or the practice of forest technology. Life membership allows a member to remain actively involved with the profession and the affairs of the association. As an added bonus, there is no annual membership fee for life members.

Nominate a Member for Life Membership

Read What Constitutes Exemplary Contribution to the Profession?

If you feel that a member has met the requirements and would like to have them be considered for life membership by the board of examiners please submit:

The Life Membership Nomination Form* which needs to include:

  1. Detailed examples that clearly demonstrate how the nominee has made an exemplary contribution to the profession of forestry, and
  2. Signatures of at least five registered or retired members who support the request.


If you are a life member and wish to return to practise, you may be eligible to reinstate to your former membership class and category. Please see the Reinstate or Reapply page for more information.

*Fillable PDF. If you are unable to open this file, please right-click the link and save the PDF to your computer and then open from your computer. This form must be signed. To submit by e-mail, once you complete the form, print a copy, sign and scan it in order to e-mail it. Submission details are available in the form.