The Brake Manufacturers Council is an operating council of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association.  All established North American firms of good repute and sound financial condition which are members of at least one of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) affiliate associations – Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA); and engaged in the manufacture of new automotive and light truck brake components including chemicals and raw materials are eligible for membership in the BMC. Additionally, businesses engaged in quality control and testing of BMC member company products are eligible for membership. Companies engaged solely in the remanufacture of parts are not eligible for BMC membership.

Admission of Members: Applicants for membership shall be presented to the entire membership with 7 days for comment. Upon review of comments and meeting membership requirements, applicants will be admitted into membership by a majority vote of the officers of the Council by e-mail ballot. 

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