The Association shall entertain just two categories of members within its ranks.
Any Tourist Guide that is registered with one of the 9 Registrars and is competent to guide in Mpumalanga (as per site on assessment letter and registration card) whether as a Nature, Culture or Adventure Guide shall be legible as members in terms of this constitution and the Tourism Act (act no 72 of 1993 as amended 2001), the tourism 2nd amendment act 2000 (act 70 of 2000) and all subsequent amendments.
All Tourist Guides, registered with Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency,
Professional Membership. Any registered Tourist Guide complying with the application requirements.
Honorary Membership. The EXCO may grant Honorary Membership to any person or organisation who, in its opinion, has contributed significantly to furthering the objects of The Association or have been a continuous full member for 10 years.
Obligations of a Member.
Each Member shall abide by The Associations:
Code of ethics and conduct.
Termination and disciplinary policies of membership.
Members whom fail to comply with obligations every member agreed to, or act contrary or counterproductive to the interests of The Association may be terminated. Such termination notice is to be given in writing. The Association reserves the right to recover monies owing by the member concerned
Who can join:
Registered Tourist Guides - Mpumalanga region and / or Kruger (site guide)
National Tourist Guides
Registered adventure guides - Mpumalanga
Registered culture guides - Mpumalanga