How to join the Coalition

Membership for cities and district governments is conditional upon filing a letter with the Steering Committee comprising an application for membership in the Coalition.

Please do not forget to indicate the contact person with a full address, phone number and e-mail address. Letters to the Steering Committee should be written in English and sent to the Administrative Secretariat.

You can download the Act of accession and commitment form for the application in english and german.

The annual membership fee is graduated according to the inhabitants of the cities as follows:

  • For cities with less than 20.000 inhabitants the membership is free.
  • For cities with up to 100.000 inhabitants: 500 Euro.
  • For cities with up to 500.000 inhabitants: 1.000 Euro.
  • For cities with more than 500.000 inhabitants: 1.500 Euro.

For further information please see the documents below.

Who can join the coalition?

Membership of the Coalition is limited to cities and district governments from the European countries with a democratically elected municipal council, which support the Association's purposes. Membership is not subject to a minimum number of inhabitants of the respective municipality.