Affiliate Members shall consist of those national level and other organizations that have an interest in canoeing and/or kayaking.
The Board may permit Affiliate Membership status to organizations with mutual interest. The organization must apply to the Board in writing. A two-thirds majority of the Board of Directors is required to appoint an affiliate.
Affiliate Members have the right to attend all Board of Directors meetings as a non-voting observer, with full right to discussion but shall have no voting status.