Industry Partner FAQs

How do I apply for membership?

You can apply by downloading a membership application or by applying online here at! Have questions?  Please call the ASID Customer Service Department at (202) 675-4456.

Who should I list as the main representative of the company?

The main representative of the company can be anyone from the general manager of the company to the president. The main representative is responsible for the company's membership dues and for any additions or changes made to that membership roster.

When do I send membership dues?

Membership dues should accompany your application for the first 12 months of membership.  After your 12 months have passed you will receive an invoice for the next year.

What are additional representatives?

Additional representatives are members added to a company's existing membership category.  Note: Local Industry Partner members may only have one representative on their membership.

How much does it cost to add an additional representative?

The annual membership fee for an additional representative is $175 per person.

Where do I send the application for processing?

All completed applications and checks for membership should come directly to ASID headquarters and NOT to the chapter offices. You can fax your application with credit card payment to (202) 546-3240 or mail applications with payment to

    Attention: Customer Service
    1152 15th St. NW, Suite 910
    Washington, DC 20005

How long does it take to process an application?

It takes from two to three weeks to process the application once it is received at ASID headquarters.

How long does it take to receive my new member kit?

It takes about two weeks after the approval date to receive your new member kit.

Once I am a member, how do I get involved with my local Chapter?

Your chapter will contact you shortly after you receive your new member kit. However, please do not hesitate to initiate the contact as soon as you receive notification of membership acceptance. Contact information for all ASID chapters is available on the chapter locator page.

Do you sell your mailing or email list?

For our members’ privacy, ASID does not share or sell our members’ contact information. Please note that our local chapters may allow you to purchase usage of their local chapter members’ email and/or postal mailing list. Allowing outreach to local chapter members is at the discretion of the local chapter, and pricing and policies may vary. Please note that if a local chapter does sell usage of their email list, the email will be facilitated through your local chapter. If the local chapter allows usage of their postal mailing list, that mailing will be facilitated through the Society’s preferred mail house. If you’re interested in connecting with your local chapter on their pricing and policies, please visit our Chapter Locator for contact information for all of our 47 chapters.

National Industry Partners (NIPs) may work with ASID National to purchase rental of the full ASID member email or postal list. Facilitation of those emails will be conducted by ASID and facilitation of postal mailings will be conducted by the Society’s preferred 3rd party mail house or the NIPs. Please note that National Industry Partnership comes with one free rental of the full ASID postal mailing list; additional postal mailing uses are $2.5k per rental, and email blasts are $5K per rental. A maximum of two emails and four postal mailings may be sent per year per partner. If you have any additional questions on pricing or policy specific to National Industry Partners, please contact us at