Conditions of membership

In order to be eligible for membership of the BRTMA an applicant must:

  • Be a manufacturer of Rootzones and/or Top Dressings, having full control over the manufacturing process
  • Be a manufacturer of a range of Rootzones and/or Top Dressings of which a number must conform to a standard approved by the Association’s appointed Testing House i.e. USGA or UK guidelines.
  • Supply according to the Guidelines for the Purchase and Supply of Rootzones dated 1st February 2008.
  • Operate a written quality procedure
  • Have been established for a minimum of 2 years
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability and resources to maintain consistent supplies over a period of time
  • Demonstrate an ability and willingness to comply with all relevant legislation affecting manufacturing operations e.g. Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, the Environmental Protection Act 1994 and any other appropriate acts
  • Hold adequate Public and Product Liability Insurance
  • Support the Aims and Objectives of the Association as above
  • Pay an annual membership subscription to the Association
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