Producing Country – The government of any tea and/or herbal producing country or duly designated agency shall be eligible to be a member of the Association.
Importer – In the business of importing tea and/ or herbal tea in bulk only, there is no ‘value added’ to the product.
Packer – In the business of importing tea and/or herbal tea and adding value to the product and/or selling tea brands.
Retailer – In the business of selling tea and/or herbal in a retail store (brick and mortar), online, wholesale or any combination of the above.
Allied Trade – A partnership or corporation engaged in any business allied or associated with the tea and/or herbal trade.
TAC TEA SOMMELIER® Professional – Graduates of the TAC TEA SOMMELIER® Certification Program to maintain their designation. This is strictly for graduates not involved in any other category.
Provisional – Firms or individuals evaluating starting a tea and/or herbal business but not currently engaged in the business. Membership eligibility in this category is limited to first year only.
Fee Schedule (PDF)
Membership Form (PDF)
To become a member of the Tea and Herbal Association of Canada, please submit a Membership Form along with payment and someone from our office will contact you shortly, or call (416) 510-8647 Ext #2 and ask for Adi Baker.