Fees

Associate & Rapporteur Membership

Associate Membership is open to companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset and device makers, software companies, equipment providers and internet companies, as well as organisations in industry sectors such as financial services, healthcare, media, transport and utilities. Rapporteur Membership is open to non-GSM licensed operators moving to LTE/HSPA or those wishing to roam on GSM networks, and to affiliates of full members who are Machine to Machine (M2M) operators.

The annual contribution for Associate and Rapporteur Members is based on a company’s annual revenue in the previous year. Bands of annual revenue have been set with corresponding levels of contributions:

*Reported Annual Turnover Figure in USD Annual Contribution in USD
0 – 50 million 13,000
50 – 100 million 18,000
100 – 250 million 31,000
250 – 500 million 62,000
500 – 700 million 93,000
>700 million 124,000
* based on your organisation’s latest reported annual turnover figure

Full Membership

Full Membership is open to licensed mobile network operators using a GSM family technology. Each Member is assigned to one of the 8 Tiers based on the number of its wireless connections and its wireless revenue. Please contact membership@gsma.com for more information.