Why Join The Canadian Carwash Association?
Join Canada’s only association dedicated to the Canadian Carwash industry! The Canadian Carwash Association is dedicated to sharing knowledge and best practices, as well as to promoting the benefits of professional car washing in Canada.
By joining CCA, you join a group of passionate and committed people who:
- Participate in the bi-annual CARWACS tradeshow
- Learn through attending and delivering education events
- Volunteer to run social events for our members
- Advocate for high standards in car washing
- Help one another make better business decisions
Some of the features and benefits that your CCA membership provides you are:
- The CCA Communique, our bi-weekly newsletter, offers CCA updates, as well as timely industry-specific news.
Information on How to Get Started in the Industry
- The CCA Starter Carwash Toolkit provides key information for business owners and prospective business owners looking to get started in the industry.
Business Resources and Professional Guidance
- A joint-membership with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) brings a host of benefits including: access to free business counsellors, free courses, deep discounts to various services like reduced credit card processing rates and much more.
- The opportunity to participate in the Wash Volume Report Program with access to current market data for carwashes across Canada. This detailed report is free for those who participate in the program. There is no additional cost to join.
Member Insurance for Carwash Professionals
- A Carwash Insurance Program with CCA supporter and partner Erb &Erb, that is specifically built for Carwash Owners; one that advocates on your behalf and knows the needs and challenges of your business.
- Online education covering compliance, shipping, insurance and other relevant topics to Carwash Owners.
- The biannual CARWACS tradeshow, a networking and professional development opportunity, that brings together industry professionals and shares current industry best practices.
Competitive Member Rates and Discounts
- From credit card processing to shipping, to accounting services and more, our partnerships have leveraged some of the biggest discounts.
- Many of the discounts you are entitled to are part of your CFIB membership, which comes free of charge with your CCA membership.
- A partnership with Farrow, a reputable Customs Broker, offers peace of mind and competitive brokerage rates to support all of your Canadian import and export processes.
- Access to the WaterSavers Alliance Program at a discounted rate, demonstrating your company’s commitment to water conservation and quality.
- An annual sticker to show that you are a member of the CCA and the CFIB. Show your customers that you are part of organizations that support ethical business practices.
Connection with other CCA Members
- When you join CCA, you have access to the online member directory, which is made up of operators and suppliers to the industry.
- You can connect in person at events through our conference and social events
- Local small events allow you to network and share best practices in an informal learning setting
- A listing on the supplier page (for supplier members); the most visited page on the CCA website.
- A spot in our online carwash directory/
- The opportunity to host webinars or become a CCA sponsor.
What Type of Member are you?
New to the industry (don’t own a wash yet) - $395.00
CCA Operator Membership - $395.00 (plus $49.00 extra per site/year)
CCA Supplier Membership - $445.00
CCA Sponsorship Program
CCA offers a number of sponsorship opportunities to get your business in front of members and people who attend CCA events, and those accessing the CCA website for information.
For more information on the sponsorship program click here.