Become a Member

Membership Benefits

  • Legal protection, assistance and advice
  • Access to working visas for the U.S.
  • Instrument insurance
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Public relations and marketing advice or assistance
  • Music industry contacts
  • Regular work benefits, including access to pension plans
  • Buyers directed to you from our referral service
  • Other advantages of our benefits package

For more information please see the Canadian Federation of Musicians site

If these benefits would be advantageous to your musical career, you should call the KMU

Members Payment option

If you are a current member of KMU you can use the following New members should contact the office during office hours or visit the CFM website.

Membership Options

New Members Fee Schedule

New Member Fee is: $165 plus $95* = $260

During Membership drive all initiation fees are waived new members only pay the membership fee!


Thereafter members pay:

Regular Membership:                  $165
Life Membership:                     $85
Student:                            $165  
(Must be registered in an accredited school, college or university,no initiation fees+ at joining. When s/he is no longer a student s/he will become a regular member at no extra cost)
Youth:                             $125
(Members must be 20 years old or younger, no initiation fees at joining)

Payment Options

Pay with PayPal** (Contact the office)

Cheque payment to “Kingston Musicians Union”

NEW! Pay by etransfer send your payment to

or Send your Cheque, Cash or money order send to:
Kingston Musicians' Union
829 Norwest Road, Suite 518
Kingston, ON K7P 2N3
* Federal and Local Initiation fees one time only
**(No Paypal account necessary, processing fee applies)If membership payment is late contact the office