Apply for Membership

Apply for Membership

 

Applying for membership to the GSCN is easy.  Instructions are included in the Guideline for Application (PDF, DOCX), addressing the requirements for the various categories of membership.  Potential applicants should download and review the Guideline before submitting an application. The steps in the application process are listed below:

 

1. Applicant downloads Application Package (ZIP) with Guideline for Application and the GSCN Working Rules giving all requirements for being member.

 

2. Applicant submits the completed application and required documents to the GSCN Manager via e-mail at "manager(at)GSCN.SOLAR".

 

3. GSCN Manager confirms receipt of the application, and reviews for completeness.  Applicant is notified if the application is incomplete.

 

4. GSCN Quality Assurance Committee (QAC) reviews the application.  If the application is not accepted, the applicant will be provided with justification.

 

5. GSCN Manager sends invoice for annual fees upon approval.

 

6. Applicant is approved and listed as a member upon receipt of payment.

Membership fees

To cover the administration of the Global Solar Certification Network (GSCN), annual fees apply for the participating bodies and for manufacturers/distributors re-using test and inspection reports.

 

CATEGORY

2019 FEES

Certification Bodies

200 €

Inspection Bodies and Inspectors

200 €

Test Labs

200 €

Industry (manufacturers, distributors)

250 €

Passive Network Supporting Members

75 €

CATEGORY

2019 FEES

Certification Bodies

200 €

Inspection Bodies and Inspectors

200 €

Test Labs

200 €

Industry (manufacturers, distributors)

250 €

Passive Network Supporting Members

75 €

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Membership fees

To cover the administration of the Global Solar Certification Network (GSCN), annual fees apply for the participating bodies and for manufacturers/distributors re-using test and inspection reports.

 

Global Solar Certification Network

A global network of certification bodies, inspectors, test labs and solar thermal industry representatives