Grow your business and help shape the future of the Canadian coal industry by becoming a member of the Coal Association of Canada. Members are provided a unique avenue to connect with business leaders across the full value chain of the industry, allowing them to promote their business and acquire new connections and valued contracts.
The Coal Association of Canada supports it members by advancing the interests of the Canadian coal industry. Through its communication and advocacy efforts, the Association works to ensure that Canadians understand the importance of coal in their daily lives and in the overall economy. The Association’s membership represents a the diverse spectrum of the Canadian coal industry, including companies engaged in mining (exploration, development and production), transportation (rail, terminal and port), diverse suppliers of goods and services, industrial coal consumers, and general associates.
Your membership also gives you access to numerous services and opportunities, including:
- Exclusive member networking and professional development events and programs
- Reduced fees to attend the Association’s International Conference and Trade Show
- Free Listings in the Products and Services Directory and Job Board
- National and international media monitoring
- News alerts on Canadian coal issues
- Government relations, issues management, public relations and ad campaigns
- Advertising programs to help members connect with decision makers in Canada’s coal industry. Download our Advertising and Sponsorship Rate Card to learn more.
The Coal Association of Canada offers a variety of membership categories:
Coal Producer (Production) – an individual or organization that commercially produces coal in Canada;
Coal Producer (Pre-Production) – an individual or organization that explores for or is developing a coal mine in Canada, or holds Canadian coal leases, lands or licenses, but is not in commercial production;
Coal Consumer – an individual or organization that operates an industrial facility using coal produced in Canada;
Rail Operator – an individual or organization that operates a railway that transports coal produced in Canada;
Terminal Operator – an individual or organization that operates a coal storage, transhipment or handling facility for coal produced in Canada;
Supplier – an individual or organization that ships coal through a Canadian railway or terminal or provides goods or services (other than a Rail Operator or a Terminal Operator) to, or is otherwise associated with, the Canadian coal industry;
Associate – an individual or organization (not captured in one of the above categories) who has a professional, educational or business interest in the Canadian coal industry generally and an interest in furthering the interests the Corporation; and
Municipality – an organized or unorganized municipality, city, or similar government authority that has an interest in furthering the interests of the Canadian coal industry and the Corporation.
Individual Membership – an individual who has an interest in furthering the interest of the Canadian coal industry.
Membership is approved by the Association’s Board of Directors at its sole discretion. To review the membership fee structure, please review the CAC Membership Fee Structure.
Individual and Municipality Memberships
Individual and Municipality memberships are now available.
For more information about becoming a member of the Coal Association of Canada, please contact:
Coal Association of Canada