Benefits of Membership
  • Competitive credit card and payroll processing

  • Discounts on music licensing fees of up to 20%

  • Free dual membership in the National Restaurant Association with access to their member resources; American Hotel and Lodging Association reduced rate

  • Discounts on ServSafe® training classes and materials. ServSafe® certification meets the state requirements for a Certified Food Protection Manager. Includes handler and alcohol certification (required in Portland and Bangor)

  • Labor law advice—up to eight total hours for new members

  • Trusted insurance advice from our experienced members 

  • Workers' compensation insurance coverage through group trust

  • Advocacy: Fulltime government affairs officer working for you in Augusta and D.C. Access to one-on-one consultations regarding unique situations
  • Two complimentary tickets to the Maine Restaurant & Lodging Expo

  • Complimentary tickets to the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago
  • Exclusive legal research. Got a question on how many hours a 17-year-old can work? How to calculate overtime on tipped employees? Give us a call and we can easily research your question quickly and effectively. 
  • Need to talk to the right person at the State Fire Marshal’s Office? Liquor Licensing? Health Inspection Program? Call us – we can direct you to the contact appropriate for your issues

  • Free listing in the Maine Restaurant and Lodging Guide (100,000 printed annually) and searchable listings on (includes direct booking feature)

  • Fee subscription to The Maine Hospitality and Maine Legislative Report digital newsletters
Contact to join today!