Please complete the membership form and return to EFTTA by email, fax or post at your earliest convenience. We will then present it to the EFTTA board for their approval. Membership of EFTTA is subject to an annual fee as described in the table below.



European Members  with turnover below 2 million €900
UK Members £796 (including VAT) depending on the exchange rate
Discretionary Members €1,320
Reciprocal Members Members of ASA, AFFTA, JAFTMA CSIA, and AFTA can  exhibit at EFTTEX without becoming a member of EFTTA.

Members  with turnover between €2m and €5m

Members with turnover  between €5m and €10m

Members with turnover  between €10m and €20m

Members with turnover over €20 million






Voluntary Lobby contribution (OPTIONAL) UK £100 inc VAT
EU or DM €100


Benefits of becoming a member of EFTTA include the following:

  • Your company will be listed on the EFTTA website. You can have a free link between the EFTTA website and your own.

  • Your company will be eligible to exhibit at EFTTEX even though we cannot guarantee you will get a stand as we work on a first come first served basis. The next show will be held at the RAI Amsterdam between the 28th and the 30th June 2018. This exhibition is exclusive to traders in the Fishing Tackle Industry and only members of EFTTA or members of our affiliated associations can exhibit. Visitors are also trade-only and include manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers from all over the world.

  • Your company will be eligible to access the password protected areas of the EFTTA website, so you can browse the International Fishing Tackle Directory, which contains contact details of over 5,000 manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers within the industry.

  • Your company details will be contained within the EFTTA Membership Directory, which is sent out to all fishing tackle companies worldwide and distributed at trade exhibitions attended by EFTTA.

  • Through the EFTTA website, your company will have access to annually produced statistical information on fishing tackle import and export for the whole of the European Union and over 20 other countries, such as China, USA, Canada, Australia to assist EFTTA members with their business planning.

  • Your company will have access to EFTTA’s quarterly e-newsletter Newslines, which informs members of the latest news in the international fishing tackle trade.

  • EFTTA have their own lobbyist in Brussels to voice concerns of those involved within the trade in Europe.  EFTTA is involved in a number of projects within the industry, such as a long term project to improve the image of sport fishing. These projects will only succeed with the support of companies within the industry.

  • Voluntary lobby contributions: Support EFTTA’s lobbying in Brussels to control the Sea Bass management, the threats to the Danube Salmon, the dangers of the Hydropower and many other lobby issues. EFTTA lobbyist constantly campaigns to secure support for sportfishing from local, national and international governments and associations. 


For any questions regarding EFTTA membership please email