Join PBA

  • OPERATOR Membership Eligibility
    Any individual, partnership, or corporation operating motorcoaches or school buses, and holding a certificate of public convenience issued by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) and/or the U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) authorizing the transportation of passengers as a common carrier established by state or local governments shall be eligible for Operator membership.  Annual dues are calculated by multiplying the number of vehicles (tour buses and shuttle buses carrying 16 or more passengers) by $36. Minimum dues are $360 and maximum dues are $4,000. Installment payment arrangements are available.
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  • ASSOCIATE Membership Eligibility
    An Associate is an individual, partnership, corporation, or other business entity which engages in a business that services motorcoach operators. Examples would include bus manufacturers, engines, tires, fabric, financial, public relations, etc.  Annual dues price range is $310 - $920 annually.
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  • TRAVEL SUPPLIER Membership Eligibility
    Travel Suppliers are representatives of tour and travel properties and associations affiliated with the bus and travel industry who want to attract and work with the bus industry. May include such businesses as convention & visitor bureaus, museums, attractions, lodging, receptive operators, etc. Not eligible are travel agents.  Annual dues price range is $310 - $920 annually.
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  • TOUR COMPANY Membership Eligibility
    This category of membership is limited to an individual, partnership or corporation that organizes and sells outbound tours and who does not own motorcoaches. No tour operator affiliated with a bus operator is eligible for membership, unless the carrier is a PBA bus operator member.  Annual dues are $360 annually.
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