Membership Application Process

This page is for applications for BNI SAN FRANCISCO WEST BAY CHAPTERS ONLY

Are you a BNI San Francisco West Bay Member who wants to renew?

Are you a NEW MEMBER who wants to pay online for your BNI Membership?

We invite you to submit an application for BNI San Francisco West Bay chapter membership. When your membership is approved, it will  lock out your competitors. 

Submit your completed membership application and a copy of your online payment to the Secretary of the chapter you wish to join.

Click here to access a BNI Membership Application in PDF format.

The investment to join BNI consists of an one-time application fee and an annual participation fee:

  • Application Fee: $299
  • Participation Fees: $599 for a one year membership, or $999 for a two year membership.

Therefore, the initial investment to join BNI is $898 for one year or $1,298 for two years. Click here to see "where the money goes".

Your application will be reviewed by the Chapter's Membership Committee, and you will be notified of the status, usually within two weeks.


Please ensure you print your receipt and attach it to your application, which you submit to the chapter Secretary.

NOTE: Paying for your membership online does not imply acceptance to BNI. All applicants must be reviewed and approved by the chapter membership committee in order to be a BNI member.

For more information contact the BNI San Francisco West Bay office at (415) 406-2330, or send email.

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New Member - 1 YEAR Membership: $898
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New Member - 2 YEAR Membership: $1,298
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NOTE: To use PayPal CREDIT as your payment option you must have a PayPal account. Once you log in you must choose the PayPal Credit option. You will be required to provide your Date of Birth and the last 4 digits of your Social Security number, for a credit check. Click here for more information and the terms of use.


Arbitration. All disputes arising out of or related to this Agreement or the member’s participation in BNI shall be resolved by binding arbitration in accordance with the laws of the State where the applicant’s BNI Chapter is located.  The Arbitration shall be subject to the Rules of the American Arbitration Association.  This clause encompasses any and all disputes involving BNI, its franchisee, and their officers, directors, agents and representatives.

Limitations on Liability. Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, any liability to you involving BNI, its franchisee, and their officers, directors, agents and representatives for any cause whatsoever arising out of or related to this Agreement and/or membership or participation in BNI, and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to the amount of yearly dues paid by you for the membership in BNI. Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted, in no event will there be any liability to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages.

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Upon acceptance to BNI fees are non-refundable without exception.

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