Classes of membership
Aspasa shall consist of the following classes of members:
Producer membership of Aspasa shall be open to commercial aggregate and sand producers in the industry in Southern Africa.
Suppliers to the aggregate and sand industry and other companies, organisations of person who wish to be associated with ASPASA may apply to the Annual General Meeting to become Associate members and may be admitted as Associate members at the discretion of the AGM.
Such Associate members shall be subject to all obligations and entitled to all benefits of membership, which shall include the right to attend conferences and participate in general meetings, regional meetings or other functions of ASPASA except that such Associate members shall not be entitled to voting rights.
Producer and Associate members shall pay such subscriptions as the AGM may determine from time to time. Membership shall cease upon the member resigning its membership, being suspended, expelled in terms of this Constitution or discontinuing the business interests which entitled it to membership in the first instance. A member who resigns, is suspended, or is expelled from membership shall have no claim against ASPASA arising from such resignation, suspension, expulsion.