Join the WOC

We welcome ocean industry organizations and individuals willing to act for “Corporate Ocean Responsibility” to become members of the WOC.

Organizations (Corporations, Industry & Trade Associations, Research, Academic & Scientific Institutions) can join the WOC by:

1. Agreeing to the “WOC Member Statement

2. Submitting the “WOC Member Contribution Pledge

3. Submitting their WOC Member Contribution.”

Individuals (WOC Affiliates and Young Ocean Professionals) can join the WOC by:

1. Agreeing to the “WOC Member Statement

2. Filling in an information form and submitting their contribution through an online payment platform: Affiliate form / YOP Form.


WOC Membership Year:

The WOC Membership runs 12 months.

For new WOC Members WOC Membership commences in the month during which the written commitment to join is made.


Annual Member Contributions and Fees

Members pay an annual contribution. The table below indicates the annual membership contribution and fees for each category of WOC membership. For further information you can contact the WOC using the enquiry form in the page footer.

Membership Category Annual Contribution (USD)
CORPORATIONS
Entrepreneurial Business
(annual gross revenues less than USD 10 million)
1,000
Small
(annual gross revenues USD 10 million to 100 million)
2,000
Medium
(annual gross revenues USD 100 million to 500 million)
5,000
Large
(annual gross revenues USD 500 million to 5 billion)
10,000
Very Large
(annual gross revenues greater than USD 5 billion)
25,000
INDUSTRY & TRADE ASSOCIATIONS
Small
(annual budget less than USD 250,000)
1,000
Medium
(annual budget USD 250,000 to 1 million)
2,500
Large
(annual budget greater than USD 1 million)
5,000
RESEARCH, ACADEMIC, SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTIONS
All 1,000
AFFILIATES 250
*Contribution levels reviewed and agreed by the WOC Board to be in effect as from 1 January 2017

For more information do contact the WOC Secretariat and we’ll get back to you immediately.