Membership

ARTICLE V – MEMBERSHIP

Section 1. Membership shall consist of organizations and individuals that subscribe to the vision, mission and objectives of the Association and are interested in furthering the objectives of ENFiD.

Section 1.1 Full membership for ENFiD-Country organization

Section 1.1.1 Founding Members are the signatories to the 2012 Rome Declaration representing their countries and ratified by their respective ENFiD-country organization to be the duly appointed/elected country representative/s. ENFiD-Country founding members carry full voting rights at the General Assembly.

Section 1.1.2 Local organizations in a European country may join ENFiD through the existing ENFiD-country abiding by its rules and regulations.

Section 1.1.3 Non-Founding Members which have formed a country ENFiD will automatically be a full member.

Section 1.2 Associate/Affiliate Members – These are independent local organizations or individuals in the EU opting not to be an ENFiD-Country member. They have no voting rights.

Section 2. Membership subscription payable by ENFiD-country organizations for full members is €50 per annum, and associate/affiliate members is €100 per annum.

Section 3. Applications for membership are to be coursed through the Membership Committee (or the local country equivalent) who will make the necessary recommendations for acceptance to the Board of Directors, using the following criteria for acceptance –
a. Applicants must subscribe to ENFiD’s vision, mission and objectives;
b. Applicants must abide by ENFiD’s constitution and by-laws;
c. Applicants must at all times be guided by standards of good behavior, and
have no unspent criminal or outstanding civil cases against them;
d. Members must exercise their membership rights only in the interests of ENFiD,
and not for any private interest they may have.
Section 4. Membership may be terminated where such member violates any of the provisions of the constitution and by-laws, or where it is considered their actions/behavior may bring disrepute to ENFiD. Termination of membership shall be made upon recommendation of the Membership Committee to the Board of Directors, and decisions to terminate will be made only once the individual or organization concerned has been heard.

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CURRENT MEMBERSHIP STATUS (As of 29 June 2014)

Active ENFiD Countries (12)
-with official and/or Interim Country Reps
Belgium
Czech Republic
Denmark
France
Germany
Italy
Malta
Netherlands
Norway
Sweden
Switzerland
United Kingdom

New ENFiD-country members after foundation: (2)
Iceland – new
Romania – new

Without official country rep or inactive ENFiD-countries (3)
Austria
Greece
Spain

Opting for membership/Special Considerations (3):
Turkey
Israel
Poland

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