All subscriptions shall be due on 1st January of each year. The Treasurer shall notify a member who has not paid for a subscription. A member who is 12 months or more in arrears shall be automatically suspended from membership and shall have no voting rights until reinstated by the Council. Reinstatement shall be at the discretion of the Council, upon payment of all arrears of subscriptions.
The Governing Council shall determine the amount of fees to be paid annually by categories of members, which may be subject to revision at any General Meeting of members of TLA. Current membership fees may be sought from the Teasurer
Membership forms are available for download.
All persons dealing or engaged in the art of library and information work or any related field are eligible to join.
The membership of the Association is classified as follows:
1. Chartered Member - Register
Chartered members comprise of trained library personnel qualified to practice as librarians as defined by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization:
2. Ordinary Member - Register
This category shall comprise library assistants, other library personnel and any interested party.
3. Institutional Member - Register
This category shall comprise libraries of Government Departments, private and public bodies, corporate organisations and other institutions interested in the development of libraries and information services.