When you join the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC), you become a member of one of the leading mineral industry associations in the world. You become affiliated with an organization committed to furthering and supporting the mineral exploration and development industry worldwide and the people and companies working in it. PDAC's strength and credibility are based on its membership and the quality and relevance of its advocacy work, development of leading practice and sharing of knowledge.

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Corporate Membership Types & Fees

Membership Type



orate Junior Mining

Exploration companies not in production


Corporate Non-Mining

Service/equipment suppliers;
legal/financial/investment firms;
governments, etc.


Senior Corporate Membership

Corporate Class A

Market Cap > $1B


Corporate Class B

Market Cap $500M - $1B


Corporate Class C

Market Cap $100M - $500M


Corporate Class D

Market Cap $1M - $100M


Corporate Class E

Non-Canadian & no exploration in Canada


All fees are quoted in Canadian dollars. Taxes are applied based on the company's province of residence.
International members are tax-exempt.

Corporate Membership Benefits

  • Member rate on exhibit booths in the Investors Exchange or Trade Show (member rate $2,990; non-member rate $3,950)

  • Company profile featured on PDAC website

  • Company showcased as a corporate member at PDAC Convention

  • 15% discount on an annual subscription to post jobs on pdacjobs.com network

  • One complimentary individual membership assigned to the Corporate Representative

  • Specially tailored insurance and benefits program exclusive to PDAC members. Our business insurance and liability protection insurance covers independent geological consultants, public and private junior explorers, mine site development companies and mine operators. The NEW Group Benefits Program provides access to enhanced health and dental benefits as well as life, long-term disability and critical illness to both individuals and corporations. To learn more, visit our website at http://www.pdac.ca/members/insurance.

  • News and information: PDAC members are kept informed about industry and association news through our magazine, Core, published three times a year and our monthly electronic newsletter, PDAC News. We also publish an annual report featuring all of the association's highlights from the year, along with in-depth stories on the exploration and development sectors.

  • Corporate Class A: One complimentary exhibit booth in the Investors Exchange or Trade Show (value $3,950) and one speaking slot in the Corporate Presentation Forum for Investors. Class A members that choose not to accept a complimentary booth are entitled to 3 complimentary convention registrations.

  • Corporate Class B: One speaking slot in the Corporate Presentation Forum for Investors. Class B members that choose not to accept a complimentary speaking slot are entitled to 1 complimentary convention registration.

  • Corporate Class A-E: Company Logo listed as a senior corporate member on PDAC website with link to your website.