Voting members are those which pay an annual membership fee. For each category of voting member, there are multiple levels within the category, with a corresponding level of service and membership fee. Membership fees for each category and respective levels are determined by the EC.
GRSP includes the following categories of voting members:
Private Sector Members
A Private Sector Member is considered as a legally constituted organization involved in private enterprise.
A Foundation Member is considered as a legally constituted not-for-profit foundation or registered charity which is primarily funded by a single private sector organization.
Civil Society Members
A Civil Society Member is considered as a legally constituted organization pursuing interests within civil society, which is neither governmental nor private sector, and includes non-governmental organizations, charities, trusts, foundations, advocacy groups and non-state associations.
Government & Multilateral Members
A Government or Multilateral Member is considered as a government, a government department, international organization or an international financial institution providing funds for specific projects.
Non-Voting members are those which do not pay GRSP a membership fee and are represented in two categories, Invited and Reciprocal. GRSP does not accept applications for Non-Voting membership categories as such are available by invitation only, subject to meeting the criteria below, standard due diligence approval, and on acceptance by the EC.
Invited Members may be invited by the EC on the recommendation of the CEO because they:
- are actively engaged in road safety activities which complement GRSP activities in some way;
- represent specific aspects of the public interest involved in road safety; or
- are able to comment and advise GRSP’s activities, to contribute knowledge and ideas and provide quality control.
Reciprocal Members are those organizations of which GRSP is a member and the EC believes that there would be benefit in them being a member of GRSP. Reciprocal members and GRSP agree to waive their respective membership fees.