Members

You want to support us and become one of the
“Friends of ESBA”

This is an entirely new category open for everyone, especially created for you, as you are enthusiastic about straw building and willing to support our non-profit association ESBA and/or just be in touch with the international straw-bale community.

Annual friendship: 24€/year
Benefits for Friends of ESBA:
+ you will get our wonderful ESBA newsletter 4times a year
+ you have the possibility to participate in working groups
+ you support the promotion of straw building in Europe

Full members:

ArTUR – Sustainable Architecture (Slovakia),
ASBN – Austrian Straw Bale Network (Austria),
BiWeNa -Bildungswerkstatt für nachhaltige Entwicklung (Germany)
EME – Eestimaaehitus (Estonia),
OSBN – Ogólnopolskie Stowarzyszenie Budownictwa Naturalnego (Poland),
Promopaglia (Italy),
RCP – Red de Construccion con Paja (Spain),
RFCP – Réseau Français de la Construction en Paille (France),
SBUK – Strawbale Building UK (United Kingdom),
SBN – Strobouw Nederland (Netherlands),
Stroh – Paille – Paglia (Switzerland)

New full Membership application (will be decided in the next General Assembly):
Landsforeningen Økologisk Byggeri (LØB), association founded 13.04.1997, c/o Anne Poulsen; Wildersgade 60C, 2. th.; 1408 Kbh K; Denmark, Public business number:CVR 2033304.

Full member organisations are non-profit organisations, acting at their national level for promoting and developing the use of straw in buildings.
Full member organisations are entitled to speak and vote at meetings of the General Assembly. From 2020 full members will pay a yearly membership fee of € 150.

Associate members:

FASBA – Fachverband Strohballenbau Deutschland e.V. (Germany)
Paille-Tech scrl (Belgium)
Ecococon (Slovakia): Golden Package
Cluster Eco Construction (Belgium): Golden Package
VestaEco COMPOSITES Sp. z o.o. (Poland): Golden Package

New Associate member applications (will be decided in the next General Assembly):

Dansk Center for Halmbyggeri (Danish Centre for Strawbalebuilding): Martin Burlund
Lorenz/DD-walls: Luisa Schmidt
Claytec: Simon Breidenbach
Modulina: Laurynas Marcinkus

Associate members are any kind of organisations (governmental or non-governmental, commercial or non-profit, acting locally or globally) or people interested in promoting and developing the use of straw in building.
Associate member organisations and invited people can attend meetings of the General Assembly in an advisory capacity, with no right to vote. They can take part in the work of the Association and are entitled to receive its publications.
From 2020 Associate members will pay a yearly membership fee depending on the selected package:

Bronze Package: 59€ /year
Benefits:
+ a yearly certificate as an associate member with the signatures of the board members 
+ at least 4 newsletters per year
+ invitations to meetings and ESBA-activities (projects, working groups)

Silver Package: € 99€/year
Benefits:
+ a yearly certificate as an associate member with the signatures of the board members 
+ at least 4 newsletters per year
+ invitations to meetings and ESBA-activities (projects, working groups)
+ upgraded house-database functions (upload of more than 1 house),
+ the profile of your company with 1 picture and logo on ESBA website

Golden Package: 179€/year
Benefits:
+ all the benefits of the silver package
+ publication of your company logo on all ESBA-disseminations like newsletters (2x1cm), print publications (2×1 cm) and also on a banner/flag on the ESBG (maximum size of the logo 10×10 cm)

For more information on the rights and duties of members please refer to the Statutes of ESBA.