Join the Assotiation of Belarusian Business Abroad
To become an ABBA member, you need to:
Submit an application
Fill out the questionnaire
Stage 1. Candidate Declaration
1.1. The candidate submits an application to join the Association.
1.2. Fills out a questionnaire with basic questions necessary for the accreditation process.
1.3. An introductory offline or online meeting is conducted with the candidate’s representative to clarify the candidate’s motivation, needs, and expectations from membership in the Association, the specifics of the business, and identification.
Stage 2. Candidate Information Verification
2.1. ABBA employees verify the accuracy and compliance of the data provided by the candidate in the questionnaire and the information provided by the candidate’s representative during the meeting.
2.2. Information about the company (candidate), founders, beneficiaries, and affiliated persons is collected and evaluated from official trade registers, specialized consolidated databases, company’s public profiles and websites, media sources, extracts from databases obtained from Association partners.
2.3. With the candidate’s consent, references may be requested from members of the Association or companies in the candidate’s business field.
All information is analyzed collectively. In case of discrepancies, additional documents are requested.
Stage 3. Decision on Accreditation Results
3.1. A conclusion is submitted to the Association’s governing body (elected collegial organ) regarding the acceptance or rejection of the candidate for membership in the Association. The procedure for challenging the decision through the Association’s Supervisory Board is also provided.
3.2. An ABBA representative returns with the decision to the candidate.
Stage 4. Monitoring (during the membership in ABBA)
To prevent abuse of trust, information about ABBA members is periodically verified by ABBA employees. This includes monitoring changes in basic data (e.g., changes in the composition of company participants, company reorganization) or information about violations of declared values by members. Mechanisms and grounds for excluding a company from the Association’s membership are provided.
More details about accreditation can be found in the article.
Please familiarize yourself with the following information:
ABBA members can receive assistance in the following areas: Advocacy, Expertise, Finance, Networking, and Integration. For more details, please refer to the provided link.
Cost of Information Service (Accreditation):
1 participant of the company / individual entrepreneur – Belarusian – 85 euros
2 participants of the company – Belarusians – 125 euros
3 participants of the company – Belarusians – 165 euros
4 participants of the company – Belarusians – 215 euros
More than 5 participants of the company – Belarusians – 255 euros
Payment is made after the completion of the accreditation process.
The amount of the annual membership fee depends on the organizational form and the number of company employees:
Individual Entrepreneur – 99 euros per year
Company with 1-9 employees – 169 euros per year
Company with 10-49 employees – 349 euros per year
Company with 50-99 employees – 679 euros per year
Companies with more than 100 employees – 999 euros per year