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Join Local 1000

New member

If you’ve never been a member of any AFM local, you can join right now online and pay by credit card or download and fill out the PDF application form (65K) to mail in with your check. Either way, you must pay a one-time initiation fee of $100 plus applicable member dues (quarterly or annually). Note that initiation fees are waived for all band members joining at the same time! Also, you must make a payment for your membership: annual membership or quarterly membership – your membership won’t be processed until we receive your payment!

If you have a question prior to applying, contact us at [email protected] or 212.843.8726 during office hours.

Add-on membership and

If you’re currently a member of another AFM local and would like to add Local 1000 membership, please fill out the form below. Upon submission, you’ll be taken to a page to pay the $35 add-on member fee.

Membership reactivation

If you’ve let your membership lapse (and have not filled out the form below online) you can reactivate it by completing the form and paying the $25 reactivation fee. If you have already filled out the online form, please pay your reactivation fee here.

Membership application form


  • 7 Oct 2021 Executive Board Meeting in the Ethernet at Online
  • 13 Nov 2021 Local 1000 Membership Meeting in the Ethernet at Online
  • 18 Nov 2021 Executive Board Meeting in the Ethernet at Online

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Local 1000 AFM
1501 Broadway, 9th floor
New York, NY 10036 USA

212-843-8726 vox
212-489-6030 fax
[email protected]

Office hours

Tuesday & Thursday
10:00 am – 6:00 pm ET