Membership

Members of the Association can be:

  1. Full members
  2. Honorary members
  3. Supporting members
  4. Life members

 

  1. Full members

Any adult Hungarian citizen, any person holding a residence permit in Hungary, any legal person or any social organization whose registered seat is in Hungary may become a full member of the Association if he/it joined the Association as a founding member or joined the Association after its establishment. The condition of the membership is that the terms of the Articles of Association are recognized as binding by the candidate and there is no cause for the disqualification or any other reason adequate for the termination of the membership. Member of the Association shall be enrolled by the Management based on the recommendation of a member known by the Management and on the entrance form. The membership shall be acknowledged by the Assembly.

Full members exercise their rights personally. Each member is entitled to equal rights.

Full members have the right to

  • participate at the Assembly of the Association with participation, advisory, proposal and voting right, elect officers and be elected as an officer,
  • participate in the organizational, professional and scientific life of the Association, contribute to the publication and execution of resolutions and regulations,
  • participate at professional and scientific programs organized by the Association (in case the participation is associated with costs for everyone, casual decision is required concerning what costs shall be borne by the members of the Association),
  • receive continuous information concerning the work of the Association,
  • initiate an Assembly meeting request,
  • initiate the enrollment, deletion and exclusion of a (new) member,
  • challenge any unlawful decision of the Association before the court no later than 30 days after he has become aware of it.

 

Full members are liable to

  • actively contribute to the implementation of the objectives of the Association,
  • comply with the Articles of Association,
  • implement the corporate resolutions and regulations of the Association and in case it is reasonable report about it,
  • pay the membership fee until 31 March each year.

 

  1. Honorary members

Any adult Hungarian or foreign citizen may become an honorary member of the Association who is declared to be remarkable by the Assembly due to his activity in professional, social or economic life. Honorary member shall be elected by the Assembly at the suggestion of the Management. Honorary members exercise their rights personally.

 

Honorary members have the right to

  • participate at the Assembly of the Association with advisory right,
  • participate at professional and scientific programs organized by the Association,
  • receive continuous information concerning the work of the Association.

Honorary members are liable to

  • comply with the Articles of Association,
  • meet their voluntary obligations undertaken concerning the activity of the Association to the best of their ability.

 

  1. Supporting members

Any adult Hungarian or foreign natural person, social organization or legal person may become a supporting member of the Association who can provide the operation of the Association with theoretical, professional, moral, material or any other support. Supporting member is enrolled by the Assembly at the suggestion of the Management. Natural persons exercise their rights personally, legal persons exercise their rights by their authorized representative.

 

Supporting members have the right to

  • participate at the Assembly of the Association with advisory right,
  • determine what purposes their support may be used for,
  • receive continuous information concerning the work of the Association they provide support for.

 

Supporting members are liable to

  • fully meet their voluntary obligations undertaken

 

  1. Life members

Any adult Hungarian or foreign natural person, social organization or legal person may become a life member of the Association who can provide the operation of the Association with theoretical, professional, moral, material or any other support and used to be an active member of the Association earlier. Life member is enrolled by the Assembly at the suggestion of the Management. Natural persons exercise their rights personally, legal persons exercise their rights by their authorized representative. Life members are exempt from paying a membership fee.

 

Life members have the right to

  • participate at the Assembly of the Association with advisory right,
  • determine what purposes their support may be used for,
  • receive continuous information concerning the work of the Association they provide support for.

 

Life members are liable to

  • fully meet their voluntary obligations undertaken

 

Membership

Entrance forms of full members shall be submitted to the Management supplemented with a recommendation of a member known by the Management. Entrance forms are evaluated by the Management, members are enrolled by the Management and membership is acknowledged by the Assembly subsequently. Membership enrollment is valid from the day when it is approved by the Management and if it is not rejected by the Assembly subsequently.

 

Full members, honorary members and supporting members shall be recorded in separate lists

 

Membership fee:

Natural persons: HUF 2,000/annum

Companies, legal persons, business organizations with no legal personality: HUF 50,000/annum