The Association shall have six categories of members namely
Founder Member means all persons who have signed the Memorandum of Association as original members. They shall be liable to pay the fees as prescribed and shall be entitled to such of services on payment of such charges as may be fixed by the managing Council from time to time. They shall be eligible to attend and vote at all the meetings of the Association.
Corporate members shall consist of persons who have suggestion schemes and/ or interested in developing suggestion schemes. Each corporate member shall have one vote and shall be entitled to all services of the Association on payment of such charges as may be fixed by the Managing Council from time to time.
Affiliate members shall consists of Association and Societies interested in carrying on activities for the promotion of science and technology and diffusion of useful knowledge for the benefits of their members and development of human personality interalia by encouraging, promoting and formulating models for suggestion scheme. Each affiliate member shall have one vote members of said affiliate members shall be entitled to such of the services of payment of such charges as may be fixed by the managing council from time to time.
Associate members shall consist of:
- Persons who are dealing in materials and/ or services on suggestion schemes or are in anyway interested promotion of suggestion schemes.
- Subsidiaries, Departments, Divisions, Agencies of companies, firms, organisations whose parent organisation is already a corporate member of the Association.
- Non-profit making organisations.
- Any Central, State or Local Government agency or department.
Associate members shall be eligible to avail our such of the services of the Association on payment of such charges as may be fixed by the Managing Council but will not have any voting right.
Individual members, shall consist of individuals who are interested in participating in the activities of the Association and are in employment of any of the Member of the Association. They will not have any voting right. INSSAN will honor people who have worked for the development and progress of INSSAN by giving them Honorary Membership and can avail all the facilities of Individual Members. The membership shall be renewed every year only on production of documentary evidence that the concerned individual continues to be in employment of any Member of the Association.
Individual with exceptional qualifications and abilities whose admission in the opinion of the Managing Council is considered beneficial to the association may be admitted as Honorary Members. Such persons who are admitted as honorary members shall not be liable to pay entrance fees and yearly subscription. They may however, avail of the advantages of membership and/ or other benefits without any payment or on payment of such charges as may be fixed by the Managing Council from time to time.