AFFILIATED MEMBERSHIP :
Affiliated Membership is open to any firm or company manufacturing components related to Tyres,Rims,Valves,and solid tyres or rims for solid tyres, rims for bicycle tyres whose manufacturing facilities are located in a country signatory of the 1958 or 1998 UNECE(*) Geneva Agreements,subject to approval as covered in Section 8.2.(a) of the ETRTO Constitution.
(*) United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
Note : For the purposes of Affiliated Membership,a solid tyre must be a separate unit from the wheel and must be capable of being fitted to a wheel by a mechanical process and be held in position only by an interference fit.It should also be capable of being fitted to a driving wheel and must have a minimum load capacity of 500kg at a speed of 10 km/h.
However they shall have no corporate affiliation with a producer of motor vehicles.