How To Become An AFCI Member
The process to become an AFCI Member is simple, and our helpful staff will work with you every step of the way.
Complete an AFCI Membership Application, including the Government Endorsement Form (section 4), with payment of $1,100 USD via wire transfer, credit card, or check made payable to Association of Film Commissioners International. Your payment includes a $350 USD non-refundable Application Fee and $750 USD for the first year annual dues. Dues will be pro-rated in the second year to bring annual billing date to the calendar year, January 1-December 31. Applications will not be processed until the application fee and annual dues are paid in full.
At the time of application, please submit a digital photo of the film commissioner either via email to the address below or with the completed Membership Application.
- The AFCI Membership Committee will review completed applications.
- Notice of new applications will be posted monthly to AFCI Full Members, allowing a 30-day review and comment period.
- Following the 30-day membership review, if no concerns are raised, the Membership Committee may approve the membership application.
- The applicant is notified of application status and has 18 months to satisfy Full Membership Requirements which include successful completion of Film Commission Fundamentals (available online) and Film Commission Professional (available online).
For additional information download the AFCI Become a Member booklet and Membership Benefits Onesheet