Membership is open to any association of Textile Chemists and Colourists from around the world.
The International Federation is composed of two groups of member associations.
An association wishing to apply for full-membership of the Federation should send the following documents to the official IFATCC address email@example.com:
– a letter of application, addressed to the IFATCC President.
– its statute.
– a list of its members.
Applications for full membership from associations in countries where a full-member association of the Federation is already present must be submitted to the President of the Federation through the President of the full-member association.
Such applications may be brought before the Delegate Council for decision only when they have already received the support of the full-member association in the country concerned.
Associations applying for membership should declare that they recognize the existing statute of the Federation without any reservation and that they undertake to abide by the rules.
An association wishing to apply for full-membership of the Federation should send the following documents to the official IFATCC email address firstname.lastname@example.org
PATRONS & HONORARY MEMBERS
The Delegate Council may appoint as patrons individuals, firms, or associations not belonging to the Federation, who undertake the payment of an annual subscription corresponding to a full member association with a 100 people membership.
The Delegate Council may appoint a honorary membership to any person who has rendered special services to the Federation by his/her authority or activity.