There are 2 types of membership that the FITB offers to its affiliates National Federations: Associate Membership and Full Membership.
Associate Members are new members of the FITB working towards full membership. Associate Members may not vote at the General Assembly but may participate in FITB competitions. Associate Members commit to Full Membership typically within 5 years.
Full Members of the FITB may vote at General Assemblies and participate in FITB competitions. The current fee for Full Members is $200 per year, payable at the start of each year.