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Individual, Lifetime, and Crew / Supporter Memberships:

UFA Individual and Lifetime Memberships are available to any Alaska commercial fishing permit holder (including federal fisheries), an Alaska licensed commercial crew license holder, or a UFA gear group individual member or employee.

Individual and Lifetime UFA members are eligible to run and vote in elections for four at-large UFA Board member seats every two years.

UFA Crew / Supporter Membership is available to all others.

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Or, print Individual / Crew / Lifetime Membership Application Form (.pdf).

UFA is a 501(c)(5) non profit trade association. Contributions or gifts to UFA are not tax deductible as charitable contributions. However, they may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses.



– UFA Individual, Lifetime and Crew members receive free subscriptions to Pacific Fishing Magazines.

– UFA members also receive monthly UFA news updates.


UFA thanks you for your support of the seafood industry in Alaska.