ACCI

Membership Benefits

A set of base services are offered to all members irrespective of their membership category. The services offering are then scaled up from the baseline services in accordance with their membership category. Moving forward, ACCI endeavors to deliver more targeted services to its members.

Membership Categories and Benefits

Ordinary/Standard Membership: Annual Membership Fee 2,000 Afghani

1. The right to participate and vote in annual elections.

2. Access to Executive Committee of ACCI to discuss issues of importance to the member;

3. Participation in business luncheons and social events for the purpose of networking and problem solving;

4. Attendance of general business skills training, customized courses, and training on modernizing business practice;

5. Discount of 5% on charges for the business development services such as creation of business plans, proposals and other business technical documents.

6. Providing Silver services to female members holding Ordinary membership.

7. Issuance of an ACCI Ordinary Membership card.

Silver Membership: Annual Membership Fee 10,000 Afghani

Ordinary/Standard membership benefits plus:

8. Advocacy of the members through issuance of  letters to government agencies and other related agencies for resolving their problems

9. Access to ACCI Committees and different departments of ACCI to seek advice and guidance on issues of importance to the member;

10. Access to information on foreign companies eager to invest and/or establish joint venture partnerships;

11. Twice a year, provision of written recommendation addressed to a specific Embassy to facilitate issuance of a visa;

12. Provision of written recommendation to accelerate business procedures and to verify business documents.

13. Including the member company’s information in ACCI membership directory in categorized and alphabetical method.

14. Discount of 15% on charges for business development services such as creation of business plans , proposals and other business technical documents

15. Discount of 15% on advertising rates related to ACCI monthly magazine;

16. Discount of 15% on charges for use of conference hall and training center;

17. Issuance of an ACCI(C) vehicle pass

18. Issuance of an ACCI Silver Membership card;

19. Access to finance and loans with low interests and easy conditions through private banks and other loan providers.

20. Publishing company profile on ACCI’s website in a particular format introduced by ACCI’s Members Relation Department.

21. Providing Golden services to female members holding Silver membership.

Golden Membership: Annual Membership Fee 25,000 Afghani

Silver/Standard membership benefits plus:

22. Issuance of official letter to a specific Embassy regarding the status of a visa application;

23. Participation in conferences and business exhibitions held or organized by ACCI;

24. Introduction of members to conferences, seminars, symposiums and trade exhibitions that will be organized by national or international relevant agencies / institutions.

25. Access to tender documents through email and access to tender website www.kabul-tenders.org via having user account for log in (username and password)

26. Access to information on trade, investment, and finance;

27. Sending ACCI’s monthly Newsletter through email;

28. Introduction to government organizations, private banks, and finance companies to access to credit;

29. Discount of 25% on charges for business development services such as creation of business plans , proposals and other business technical documents

30. Discount of 25% on advertising rates related to ACCI monthly magazine;

31. Discount of 25% on charges for use of conference hall and training center;

32. Issuance of an ACCI(B) vehicle pass

33. Provision of legal, mediation and arbitration services

34. Invitation to networking events involving international community, high-ranking government officials, members of the private sector

35. Providing Platinum services to female members holding Golden membership.

36. Issuance of an ACCI Golden Membership card;

Platinum Membership: Annual Membership Fee 50,000 Afghani

Golden/Standard membership benefits plus:

37. Enabling opportunity for joint contract agreement with foreign and domestic companies

38. Delivery of ACCI’s monthly magazine to member’s office.

39. Discount of 50% on charges for business development services such as creation of business plan , proposals and other business technical documents

40. Discount of 50% on advertising rates related to ACCI monthly magazine.

41. Discount of 50% on charges for use of conference hall and training center.

42. Invitation to meetings, matchmaking conferences, and networking events organized by the ACCI with international traders and investors includes holding one-on-one meetings that are facilitated by ACCI.

43. Linking Member Company’s website on ACCI’s website and provision of marketing opportunity by publishing Member Company’s logo and company’s information on the site.

44. Issuance of an ACCI (A) vehicle passes.

45. Issuance of an ACCI VIP card at meetings and conference.

46. Invitation to special ACCI meetings with the President and Vice-Presidents of the

Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

47. Issuance of an ACCI Platinum Membership card.

VIP Membership: Annual Membership Fee 250,000 Afghani

Platinum/Standard membership benefits plus:

48. Invitation to attend quarterly meetings with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

49. Invitation to attend specially organized meetings with members of the cabinet,

directors of government agencies, and directors of non-governmental organizations to address issues of importance to the member.

50. Invitations to meet high-ranking officials of the international and donor community according to ACCI’s facilities and competencies

51. Invitation to participate in important economic trips undertaken by the President and Vice-Presidents of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in accordance to ACCI’s facilities and competencies

52. In accordance with the date of registration, members will be annually interviewed exclusively which will be published on ACCI’s monthly magazine.

53. Publication of one of Member Company’s logo inside ACCI’s monthly magazine

54. Publication of member company logo on a specified section of ACCI’s website.

55. Preferred seating arrangements in conferences, seminars, and programs organized by ACCI.

56. Issuance of an ACCI VIP Membership card.

Note: Non-Afghan members have the same rights as Afghan members, except participating in ACCI’s election