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How to Join PPGBA

(Check the Membership Categories and Dues to determine the category that is best for you.)


To join online, please complete the form here.

To join via postal mail, click here for pdf form. Mail with your payment or you can present it at a PPGBA meeting. (send to PPGBA PO Box 5583 San Mateo, CA 94402)


Pay your membership online via *PayPal (below).

IF YOU HAVE a guest fee CREDIT from a PPGBA meeeting within the past 90 days, please email to info (at) and we will send you an invoice for your dues balance.

Ontime renewals in the Active, Corporate, and Aspiring categories recieve a discount, (you will receive an invoice when your renewal comes due).


PPGBA New ACTIVE Member $125

PPGBA New ASPIRING Member $125


Additional Active Membership – $70 – employee of Active member. The dues for the additional active member must be paid by the employer (Active member).

Out of State Membership – $50 – resides outside California

Student Membership information here

* PayPal Account (if you have one) OR click the CONTINUE button at the bottom of the PayPal page “Don’t have a PayPal account?” to enter your credit card information, you do NOT have to log in to or join PayPal unless you wish to. You CAN pay by major credit card without logging into PayPal. NOTE: The credit card transaction will show up on your monthly statement as “Professional Photographers.” After your credit card info is entered there is NOT a log-out button, just close your browser (be sure to empty the cache if you are on a public computer.)