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New Individual Membership

To start a new Individual membership, select one of the links provided below. For online applications, your first step will be to log in (or create a login).

New Group Membership

To start a new US Group membership please use the printable application.

To start a new Canadian Group membership please use the printable application.
Need to make a change to an existing group's roster? Use the Addition/Replacement Form .

New Student Membership

To start a new membership for an individual student or a group of students, select one of the links below. Student members must be enrolled in at least 9 credit hours at an accredited college, university, junior college or community college.

NOTE: All members of a Canadian Public Works Association (CPWA) chapter are members of APWA.

The American Public Works Association recognizes, appreciates and fosters the synergy which is created when the work environment values the differences in individuals and practices inclusiveness and open communication.