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STC Annual Membership Dues

Annual membership dues are based on the Membership Category in which a company is applying (for category descriptions click here) and the company's self-reported Annual Gross Revenues within the synthetic turf industry only.

Annual Membership Dues By Category

-Builders & Installers

-Material Manufacturers and Suppliers

-Specialty Manufacturers or Service Companies

-Testing Laboratories, Onsite Testing Services or Testing Equipment

 Annual Gross Revenues Annual STC Membership Dues 
 Under $1.5M $1,800 per year
 $1.5-5M $3,000 per year
 $5-10M $6,000 per year
 $10-15M $9,000 per year
 $15-30M $12,000 per year
 $30-60M $15,000 per year
 Over $60M $18,000 per year

Base Contractors 

 Annual Gross Revenues   Annual STC Membership Dues
 All Gross Revenue Levels $1,000 per year

Independent Professionals (ARCHITECTS/ENGINEERS) and ConsultantS  

Annual Gross Revenues   Annual STC Membership Dues
 Under $750,000  $600 per year
 Over $750,000  $900 per year

Regional Landscape and Recreation Turf Installers

Landscape and recreation turf installers only (no sports fields)

 Annual Gross Revenues  Annual STC Membership Dues
 Under $1M $600 per year
 $1-5M $1,800 per year
 $1.5-5M $3,000 per year
 $5-10M $6,000 per year
 $10-15M $9,000 per year
 $15-30M $12,000 per year
 $30-60M $18,000 per year

MEMBERSHIP Dues Discount for Subsidiaries of Current STC Members

Wholly-owned subsidiaries (not dealers) of current Full STC members in good standing may apply for STC membership with a 50% discount on annual membership dues (50 percent off the amounts listed above).

For a full listing of Full STC members, please visit our Online Membership Directory here.

To obtain the 50% off Subsidiary Discount, complete the online membership application here.

In the "Promotional Code" area enter SUBSIDIARY. Your membership dues will automatically be reduced by 50%. The Subsidiary Discount is subject to approval to confirm the membership of the primary company.


This membership category is offered to buyers and end-users and university researchers, professors and students. This category is not available for individuals who conduct business in any of the categories listed above. 

-Buyers and End-Users (Athletic Directors, municipal officials, parks officials, active military) - Annual Membership Dues - $75.00

-University or school professors, researchers and teachers - Annual Membership Dues-$50.00

-Students (any level) - Annual Membership Dues - $25.00

The first full year of membership dues are due with the membership application. This pays the membership for one full year from the date joined. When membership is up for renewal, one year from the join date members are invoiced for pro-rated membership dues from their first anniversary date until December of that year (partial year dues). Going forward, members are placed on a January-December membership calendar and membership expires each year on December 31st. Renewal reminders start in October of each year and membership renewal is due by January 1st.

Ready to Apply for STC Membership?

Complete our online application here.

Have Questions or Need Assistance? 

Please contact Maria Donovan, Director of Membership at or 443-640-1067, ext. 1137.

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) qualifies as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501 (c) 6 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code. As such, your membership dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution, but may be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense depending upon your individual tax circumstances. Please consult your tax advisor.


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