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Membership of the association shall consist of persons who subject to the requirements of the Constitution have been accepted for membership by the Executive Council.

  1. Membership Eligibility:
    Membership shall be open to a bona fide resident of Canada who is.
    1. Is a Sri Lankan Malay as defined in Article IV.[a] of the Constitution, or
    2. A non-Malay spouse of a Sri Lankan Malay.

  2. Membership Categories
    1. Ordinary Member:
      A member not belonging to any one of the categories in (ii) thru (v) below will be deemed to be an ordinary member.
    2. Student Member:
      Student membership is open to a person in full time education. A student member under the age of 18 (eighteen) years is not entitled to vote or hold office.
    3. Life Membership:
      Life Membership may be granted to an Ordinary Member who, after one year of Ordinary Membership, makes a donation to the association as determined by the Executive Council.
    4. Honorary Life Member:
      An Ordinary Member who has rendered meritorious service to the Association and who has been associated with it for a period of at least 10 (ten) years may be considered for Honorary Life Membership. Such Membership shall be recommended by the Executive Council and conferred at a General Meeting. The number of Honorary Life Members shall not exceed 5 (five) at any time.

  3. Membership Application:
    All applications for membership shall be made on a prescribed Membership Application Form and submitted to the Executive Council for consideration.