How to apply

Only publicly owned water operators can become members of the Association. “Water operator” refers to legal entities that hold water-related assets and/or manage the production, distribution or treatment of water, as well as their national and regional associations.

If you are interested in joining APE, please fill in the membership request form and send to the Secretariat, who will be in touch with you.

If you are a Water utility, please click here to download your request form.

If you are an Association, please click here to download your request form.

Please note that:

  • APE’s Management Board is responsible for taking the final decision on new membership requests.
  • Becoming a member of APE involves subscribing to the Association’s Founding Charter and the payment of an annual membership fee based on the annual turnover and the number of service users of the water operator.