To preserve the reputation and high standing of the association, any company wishing to join the association as a Corporate Member must be supported by three SBMA members.
CAT 1 Membership is open to banks and other financial institutions, whether local or foreign, including any organisation whose trading location is not based in Singapore.
Local Associate Corporate Membership is open to any Qualifying Entity which has conducted business or traded gold in Singapore for at least three years, or whose parent company has conducted business or trade in Singapore for at least three years.
Foreign Associate Corporate Membership is open to Qualifying Entities which do not qualify for Local Associate Corporate Membership.
Local Associate membership requires a submission of an annual business survey to IE Singapore on its business activities in Singapore. The survey aims to capture basic information on business turnover, local business spending and employment.