CATEGORIES OF MEMBERSHIP
Membership of MRA is open to individuals, firms, corporations and co-operative societies registered in Malaysia. Membership is categorized under 3 categories :
• Must have carried on the business as retailers for not less than one (1) year at the date of application
and must have and advocate proper store display and pricing of goods displayed for sale; and
• The retail space of the outlet’s (s) store must be at least 10,000sq ft in area; or
• Must be operating a chain of at least 10 outlets; or
• Must be operating a chain of at least 25 consignment counters: or
• Must have an annual sales turnover of at least RM5 million and above.
SUBSCRIPTIONS & LEVIES
Ordinary Members & Affiliate Members
(a)Entrance fee shall be Ringgit Malaysia: Two Thousand (RM2000.00)
(b)The annual subscription payable shall be based on the turnover of their business activities for a period of twelve months or as contained in their audited financial reports. The rates are :-
|Turnover Ringgit Malaysia||Ringgit Malaysia|
|Less than RM25 million||RM1000.00|
|RM25 million – RM100 million||RM1500.00|
|Above RM100 million – to RM250 million||RM2000.00|
|Above RM250 million||RM3000.00|
The applicant being all individuals, firms, corporations and co-operative societies carrying on business as a retailer but do not meet the criteria of an Ordinary Member as set out above.
(a)Entrance fee shall be Ringgit Malaysia: Five Hundred (RM500.00)
(b)The annual subscription payable shall be Ringgit Malaysia: Three Hundred (RM300.00)
• The applicant being all individuals, firms, corporations and co-operative societies not carrying on business as a retailer but being closely associated directly or indirectly with the retail industry.