The ATA is a great fit for individuals, businesses, organizations and groups involved in any phase of animal transportation.
As an ATA member you become part of an international effort to leverage opportunity and to overcome challenges related to the transport of animals. We recognize the value of industry research and work collaboratively to bridge information gaps and share important discoveries.
Our members benefit from connections. In addition to enhanced links to information, resources, and contacts, you’ll hear about important industry developments that can advance your business and improve conditions for animals in transit.
Together, we are striving for consistent international regulations and humane handling of live animals.
|•||Public recognition of your company's commitment to the safe and humane transport of animals through your alliance with ATA, an organization internationally recognized as a best practice leader.|
|•||Access to the ATA member logo for use on brochures, business cards, websites and email signatures. It's an easy way to let others know that you share ATA’s values and are actively involved in the safe and humane transport of animals.|
|•||Discounted meeting registration fees for all company employees including the annual international conference, IPATA's annual conference, and periodic regional meetings or training seminars.|
|•||Opportunities for face-to-face networking with other industry professionals through attendance at conferences and exchange of written/electronic communication.|
|•||Connections with industry leaders and related professional organizations, from international organizations such as CITES and OIE and IATA to all levels of government (ministries, border authorities, customs, etc.).|
|•||Access to information generated through the ATA’s online Request for Transport service portal. These inquiries from the general public are made available to ATA members by logging into the members only area of the website.|
|•||Invitation to ATA's regular webinars and annual international conference. Join us as we explore arising issues, identify shared solutions, and discuss pending changes within the industry.|
|•||Subscription to Migrations – our electronic newsletter featuring industry news and global developments.|
|•||Personal growth through leadership opportunities such as speaking at conferences, leading discussion groups, and serving as an ATA board member or officer.|
There are various membership options available to suit your organization's needs and size.
We are always looking to grow our network and reach. To apply please follow the instructions below. Our membership committee is responsible for reviewing and approving all membership applications.
All members must agree to follow the Code of Ethics and Statement of Purpose at the time of application and during the entire period of membership. Please read these documents carefully before proceeding to the membership options below.
Prospective members must provide at least two letters of reference. One reference from a current ATA member and others from business colleagues that the applicant has worked with to process animal shipments (reference letters must be addressed to the Animal Transportation Association).
Please connect with the ATA Office if you have any questions.