Illinois Counties Solid Waste Management Association

Become an ILCSWMA Member Today!

Please consider joining the 80+ organizations which call themselves ILCSWMA members.
Become a Full or Affiliate member of ILCSWMA and begin seeing the benefits of membership.
We keep our membership rates low because we work for organizations just like yours
and know about budget constraints.
You won't find a better value out there than ILCSWMA membership!


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Full Membership
FULL membership costs only $130 annually. This fee includes membership of your entire organization, not just one employee. Full members are eligible to vote on ILCSWMA organizational matters. To be eligible for Full membership, an organization must be a unit of local government; either a county, municipality or township.

Affiliate Membership
AFFILIATE membership costs only $100 annually. This fee includes membership of your entire organization. Affiliate members include organizations, which are interested in Illinois solid waste management, but are not eligible for Full membership. Affiliate members of ILCSWMA include State agencies, consulting & engineering firms, colleges & universities, Keep Illinois Beautiful affiliates, and community groups.

“New” Members
For 2023, we are offering a special new member rate of $30, in honor of ILCSWMA's 30th Anniversary! If your organization (full or affliate) has not been a member for at least the past two years, you are eligible to join at a reduced rate.  If you are uncertain about your membership status, please contact us at the email link below. 

Affiliate "Retiree" Rate (New in 2023!)
Have you retired from a member organization but want to stay involved and keep informed about solid waste issues in the state? We just added a special rate of $25 for retirees. With this Affiliate "Retiree" Membership, you will be able to attend conferences at the affiliate rate, in addition to receiving quarterly newsletters and other membership benefits. 

Join Today!

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Return it with payment to the address indicated. If you have any questions,
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We look forward to having you as a valued ILCSWMA member!

Download the 2023 membership application form