Consortium Fees

Annual membership fees are set in EUR. The USD equivalents shown may fluctuate slightly in accordance with exchange rate variances:

Category Small Medium Large
NREN/Federation Member €12,500 / $14,800 €25,000 / $29,600 €50,000 / $59,200
Academic/Non-Profit Member €2,500 / $2,960 €5,000 / $5,920 €7,500 / $8,880
Commercial Member €5,000 / $5,920 €10,000 / $11,840 €20,000 / $23,680

Multi-site Academic category:

Academic organisations with multiple campuses that share the same Shibboleth system may join at the multi-site level. The fee for this level is €25,000 / $29,600 and all campuses within the organisation will be represented under a single membership.

Any organisation may become a Principal Member by paying an additional €20,000 / $23,680 on top of their Category fee. All Principal Members are automatically entitled to a seat on the Board.

NREN/Federations pay fees based on the total number of Identity Providers (IdPs) and Service Providers (SPs) in their constituencies: Small = up to 250; Medium = 251 to 750; Large = 751 and above.

Academic/Non-Profit organisations pay fees based on their total number of users: Small = up to 10,000 users; Medium = 10,000 to 50,000 users; Large = more than 50,000 users.

Commercial organisations pay fees based on their revenue: Small = up to €10M; Medium = €10 to 100M; Large = more than €100M.

Organisations may also make a donation if they do not wish to join the consortium but would like to be recognised as a Shibboleth supporter. Membership and donation forms can be found at the Support the Consortium page.