Join the Guild as an Affiliate Member

To join the Guild as an Affiliate Member, please submit:

  1. A completed Affiliate application for Membership
  2. A copy of your state business license
  3. A copy of your liability insurance coverage
  4. Payment in the amount of $190.00

If paying by check/money order and submitting hard copies, please mail to:

Guild of Professional Tour Guides of Washington DC
Attn: Affiliate App
PO Box 242
Washington, DC 20044-0242

An email confirming your acceptance, and relevant membership information will be sent to you after the Board approves your application.

The Board of Directors normally meets the first Monday of each month. The Guild Board of Directors has regularly scheduled meetings January-March and July-November to consider membership applications. Please do not send applications for Board consideration before June 1st or after July 1st for consideration at the July meeting. For August-December, please send applications to arrive during the month before the meeting when consideration is desired. The review process can take up to one month depending on when your application is received. The Guild's Treasurer will process payment for membership AFTER the application has been approved.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Guild. We look forward to hearing from you soon.