Benefits of Joining Zhaga

As a Zhaga member, you can:

  • Influence the development of Zhaga specifications
  • Attend meetings, collaborate and network with industry peers and thought leaders
  • Differentiate your products with Zhaga certification
  • Use the Zhaga logo in your product marketing campaigns
  • Promote your certified products in our global product database
  • Benefit from Zhaga’s links with other lighting-industry associations
  • Gain access to Zhaga’s knowledge base to support timely business decisions
  • See your company included in Zhaga’s global marketing efforts
  • Help to shape the future of the lighting industry

Zhaga: Join the consortium that is helping to shape the future of the lighting industry

Zhaga has several hundred member companies, including luminaire manufacturers, LED module makers, suppliers of materials and components, and testing labs.

All companies are very welcome to join the consortium and contribute to its ongoing success.

Comparison of Membership types

Benefit Regular Member Associate Member
Access to approved Zhaga specifications, typically 3-6 month before publication Yes Yes
Access to all confidential Zhaga documents, including draft specifications Yes X
(note 1)
Shared intellectual property: Royalty-free license for all patents necessary to implement Zhaga Books Yes Yes
Able to submit products for Zhaga testing and certification Yes Yes
Use Zhaga logo on certified products Yes Yes
(note 2)
Make proposals for new specifications and influence the Book-writing process Yes X
Participate in Work Group (WG) and Task Force (TF) meetings Yes X
Eligible to be elected to the Steering Committee (SC). SC membership provides voting rights on key issues such as specification approval Yes X
Access to SC meeting minutes Yes X
Attend meetings of General Assembly (GA), with access to GA meeting minutes Yes Yes
General Assembly voting rights Yes X
Receive Zhaga marketing materials for use at tradeshows etc Yes Yes
  • Note 1: Unless specifically authorized by the SC
  • Note 2: Logo licensing fee is payable

Membership fees

  Regular Member Associate Member
Annual membership fee (note 3) EUR 10,000 EUR 1,000
Annual logo licensing fee Included in membership fee EUR 5,000 (note 4)
  • Note 3: First-year fee is pro-rated according to the month of joining
  • Note 4: This fee is only payable by companies that want to certify products and use the Zhaga logo