DALTA offers applicants a choices of Senior, Junior and Associate membership levels when joining. Retired Life is reserved for existing members who satisfy the requirements, and Honorary Life for those recognized by our Board of Directors.

Senior Membership:
Any applicant directly, primarily and regularly engaged in lease and/or title work for a continuous period of not less than three (3) years at the time of application.

Any applicant who is the Supervisor of a lease and/or Title Analyst as defined above.

A Senior Member shall be eligible to vote, to hold office, and to chair a committee.

Junior Membership:
Any applicant having been directly, primarily and regularly engaged in lease and/or title work for a period of less than three (3) years at the time of application.

A Junior Member shall enjoy the privileges of a Senior Member except the right to hold office or to chair a committee.

Associate Membership:
Any applicant in the petroleum industry interested in the Association but not directly, primarily and/or regularly engaged in lease and title analysis. An Associate Member shall enjoy all the privileges of the Association except the right to vote or hold office.

Honorary Life Membership:
Those persons whom the Board of Directors feel have rendered outstanding service to 'DALTA' or made noteworthy contributions toward the establishment of lease and/or title work as a profession. An Honorary Member shall be entitled to all of the privileges except the rights to vote, to hold office, or to chair a committee.

Associate Membership:
Any applicant who is at least 55 years of age, has at least 25 years active experience in lease, title, or landwork, if FULLY retired from lease, title, or landwork, and has been an Active Member for the five (5) consecutive years immediately preceding the submission of any application for Retired Life Membership status. Retired Life Members will pay dues equal to one-half (1/2) of those paid by Active Members, will have no voting privileges, and will not be permitted to hold elected office.