Only approved organisations can join EAST. EAST Membership can be National or Associate
EAST National Membership is open to organisations able to represent countries within the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), as well as others by special arrangement. National Membership is restricted to one organisation per country and each National Member acts as a national contact point for the industry in their country. EAST National Members are responsible for the acquisition of information from, and the dissemination of information to, Terminal deployers (ATM, SST and POS) and networks in their countries.
EAST Associate Membership is open for worldwide application to all Banks, Law Enforcement (free membership available), and other approved Industry Stakeholder organisations (i.e. Terminal deployers [ATM, SST and POS], Vendors, Manufacturers, Suppliers to users, ATM and payment networks, Card schemes, Card issuers).