The Texas Ports Association membership roster can contain three categories of membership:

Corporate Members

All public port authorities, deep and shallow draft, duly organized and existing under the laws of Texas, including those engaged in recreational and commercial boating and seafood production, and cruise and ferry operations, are eligible. Only active members are granted the right to vote.

Associate Members

All members and officials of institutions of learning, officers of private port terminal companies, boards of trade, chambers of commerce, civic associations, maritime service providers, lessees and partners, publishers, engineering and design companies and institutions whose purpose is the encouragement and development of trade and commerce.

Honorary Members

Individuals including former members and officials of port authorities, retirees, and others outstanding in the field of port and harbor development who are nominated and voted on by the TPA Corporate members.

If you are interested in membership in TPA, please contact one of the officers, or submit an application.