Membership & Elections


ARIN’s membership model includes three types of membership — Service Members, General Members and Trustee Members. Entities that have a valid ARIN Registration Services Agreement (RSA) for Internet number resources such as IPv4 and/or IPv6 address space and Autonomous System Numbers (ASNs), are eligible for ARIN membership. Learn the benefits of ARIN membership and review membership FAQs.


ARIN Election Headquarters provides access to all the information needed to participate in ARIN’s election process.

Designated Voting Contacts from ARIN member organization are eligible to vote annually in online elections to seat representatives on the ARIN Board of Trustees and ARIN Advisory Council. In addition, eligible Voting Contacts from ARIN Member organizations, NANOG meeting attendees, and ARIN Public Policy Meeting attendees elect an individual from the ARIN service region to serve on the NRO (Number Resource Organization) Number Council.