Welcome to our Membership Application Form

Thank you for your online Canadian Finance & Leasing Association Membership Application. We look forward to reviewing your application and welcoming you to the CFLA family. The application starts at the bottom of this page. Before you begin, let's review a few important items: 

I'm ready to start my application now.

1. Set some time aside for this application:

You will need up to 15 minutes to complete this application. We pride ourselves on providing you with pertinent industry information, so our application will ask you questions and offer selections to help us achieve this goal. 

2. Have your information ready:

Before you begin, please make sure you have your company's information ready:

  1. Your company name

  2. A brief business description 

  3. Your company's LinkedIn profile URL

  4. Your company's leader/CEO LinkedIn profile URL

  5. Your company's main contact information, this person will be the CFLA's primary contact

  6. Details about your company, like which areas in the asset-based sector you conduct business in

  7. Your credit card information.

4. How do I know if I successfully submitted my application?

After you complete this application and process your payment, you will receive two emails: a payment receipt and our automated confirmation. It will take us five to 10 business days to process your application. 

5. What happens after I submit my application?

Within five to 10 business days, a member of our team will congratulate you when your application is approved or contact you if we need more information to process your application.

6. I have a question or need help with my application:

We are happy to assist you. Please email Scott Long, Manager, Membership & Communications with your question at: scott@cfla-acfl.ca 

Start your application below:

New Membership Application

Please select which membership type you are applying for. We have two types of corporate members: Regular and Associate.

Regular Members:

Regular Members engage – to a substantial extent – in asset-based financing or leasing within Canada. Membership fees are based on your company’s portfolio size, including your gross receivables and assets you manage or securitize.

Associate Members:

Associate Members provide products or services to Regular Members in Canada. There are three Associate Member sub-types:

  1. Companies with no more than four employees and revenues less than 2.5 million dollars

  2. Regional companies

  3. National companies

Have a look at our 2021-2022 fees to determine which fee applies to you.


Company (Applicant) Name

Company Description

Tell us about your company: please write a few sentences about what you do and how you support the Canadian asset-based finance and leasing industry. 

For example, you might say "We provide financing for equipment to local construction companies."

To help us better understand your business and brand, please copy and paste your company's LinkedIn profile link and your company owner's LinkedIn link (e.g., CEO's LinkedIn profile).

Main Contact to the CFLA

We will assign the first contact as your company's "Main Contact/ Company Leader" 

You can change your main contact or company roles at any time. 

Login Information


Password must be a minimum of 8 characters long and contain at least 1 uppercase letter, 1 lowercase letter and 1 number.

Head Office Address

Add Additional Contacts in Key Companies Roles

The CFLA has a number of ways that our members engage with us that span several functional areas, with the most common ones being - administration,  billing, marketing, industry intelligence, advocacy and HR. Roles are a way for you to designate key people in your organization to these different roles, which helps your company get more from your membership with the CFLA .

You can add up to seven additional contacts and (optionally) assign roles for each contact you add. It is possible to have one person in more than one role and except for the main contact role, you can also have more than one person in a role.

The person designated as the main contact will also be able to add additional people and set/manage roles after you have joined the CFLA.

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Contact 2

Contact 3

Contact 4

Contact 5

Contact 6

Contact 7

Consent: Electronic Communications

CONSENT the CFLA Weekly Round Up and Other Electronic Communications, such as, but not limited to: member updates, surveys, event packages, sponsorship opportunities, networking opportunities I hereby consent to the CFLA sending me information and material via e-mail or other electronic communication means. I understand that I can unsubscribe from receiving such materials at any time.

Please indicate which communications you would like to receive at this time:

Terms & Conditions

For the purpose of obtaining membership with the CFLA, I/We hereby authorize the CFLA and its representatives to obtain any background information the CFLA deems necessary concerning this application, from any source that the CFLA considers appropriate.  I/We hereby authorize any financial institution or other agencies to disclose to the CFLA any information they may have relating to my/our financial affairs and this shall constitute good and sufficient authority for them doing so.