Join the Distributed Ledger Foundation

Our members

Membership in the Distributed Ledger Foundation is open to all organizations invested in the success of deploying systems at scale utilizing blockchain and distributed ledger technology. The DLF's member program encourages organizations of all sizes to participate, collaborate, and contribute to the success of our shared mission.

Membership Benefits

  • Collaborate with competitors, suppliers and partners to build pragmatic industry-wide solutions to common issues.
  • Participate in our workshops and industry events, contribute to panel discussions and participate in pilot projects.
  • Gain early insight into dynamic market conditions to enhance existing services, explore adjacent markets and launch new products.
  • Develop your business and brand by working with a worldwide network of market leaders and innovative start-ups.
  • Share costs in research and field tests of key business, legal, and technical issues in internet identity.
  • Influence the direction and requirements of public and private sector initiatives through an established, neutral, non-profit, global industry association.

Membership dues

Membership classifications provide participation and/or leadership benefits commensurate with your organization’s role in the community and financial commitment. Annual membership fees in USD are shown in the table below:

Commercial > 50 employees
Executive Member: $50,000
General Member: $10,000
Commercial < 50 employees
Executive Member: $50,000
General Member: $10,000
Executive Member: $50,000
General Member: $5,000
Academic / Non-Profit
Executive Member: $50,000
General Member: $2,000

How to join

Physical mail
Send a signed copy of the Membership Application to:

1875 K Street, NW
4th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
Send a scanned copy of the Membership Application to:

[email protected]

Upon acceptance of your DLF Membership Application and Agreement, we will invoice you for your membership dues. Membership dues are valid for 1 full year from the acceptance of your application. After we receive your dues, you will have full access to all the membership benefits for your membership class. If you have any questions, please contact us.