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Membership is FREE and is open to any person who supports the purpose and objectives of ARCH and who meet the following criteria:

  • resides in the Province of Ontario;
  • is at least 18 years of age;
  • is not an “un-discharged bankrupt”;
  • has, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, a genuine interest in the objectives of ARCH and whose application for membership has been approved by the Board;
  • has not been dismissed as an employee of ARCH, has not taken legal action against ARCH in the preceding ten years, and does not have litigation pending against ARCH.

We will notify you once your membership application is approved by the ARCH Board of Directors. Membership runs for 3 years and expires the day after the 3rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) from when your membership was approved. You will receive a notice to renew your membership prior to its expiry. If you do not renew your membership by the specified time, your membership will expire and you will have to re-apply as a new member. 

Members of ARCH are eligible to vote at our AGM. However, only members whose applications or renewals have been approved by the Board at least 30 days prior to the AGM and whose names appear on the eligibility list are all eligible to vote at that meeting.

All information provided on the following form will be kept strictly confidential. NOTE:  If you wish to contact ARCH for legal information, you do not need to be a member.

New Membership Application:

  • Name * Required
  • Address * Required
  • Is the phone number provided above for a TTY device (teletypewriter)? * Required
  • Do you require any alternative accessible format of communication?
  • Please select which of the following you would like to receive:
    By selecting any of these choices, you are giving ARCH permission to email or mail you. Please note that unless you unsubscribe from any of these, you will continue to receive emails from us even after your membership expires.
  • Do you meet ARCH Membership's eligibility? * Required
    Membership of ARCH is open to any person who meets the following criteria and whose application the Board of Directors approves: (a) resides in the Province of Ontario; (b) is at least eighteen (18) years of age; (c) has, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, a genuine interest in the objectives of ARCH; (d) is not an ‘un-discharged bankrupt’; (e) has not been dismissed as an employee of ARCH, has not taken legal action against ARCH in the preceding ten years, and does not have litigation pending against ARCH.


Last Modified: January 9, 2020

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