Member Benefits

NECA Eligibility

Any individual, partnership, corporation, or firm operating a vehicle care establishment in the New England area and vicinity is eligible to join the NECA. Any person or firm or corporation that sells car wash supplies, services, or equipment to vehicle care establishments in our region.


Join NECA and become part of a network of some of the most professional people in the industry. Working together, NECA is an effective representative for the interests of New England’s car wash industry. One person cannot do alone what we can do together!

Please see our By-Laws for more details about membership eligibility and privileges

The dollars and sense of NECA memberships


NECA’s membership is the best in the business. Get to know them!

Advocacy & Public Affairs

We watch your back.


We are the region’s source.


We want you to prosper.

Special Services

We work hard to find new ways to support you.

Business Services

Our group buying power can save you money and create efficiencies.


NECA’s membership is the best in the business

Membership Directory

The on-line membership directory will help you stay in touch with industry professionals throughout the region. Do not hesitate to call upon fellow members. Be sure to customize your listing for maximum advantage.

Dinner Meetings

Fall and Winter dinner meetings are a great opportunity to share challenges and solutions. Take advantage of offer high visibility sponsorship opportunities.


Take advantage of business-to-business networking and one-stop shopping at our Annual Members-Only Bus Tour / Table Top Show. Supplier Members receive discounted exhibit space.


NECA, in conjunction with other associations in our region, brings you the Northeast Regional Carwash Convention (NRCC), a trade show produced by those in our industry for our industry.

Golf Outing

Participate in our annual Golf Outing for fun and charity, and other social events.

Leadership Opportunities

Get involved in the future of NECA and the industry by working on a project, joining a committee or becoming a Director.

Advocacy & Public Affairs

we watch your back

NECA employs a legislative monitor who conducts regulatory monitoring to create reports that help you stay ahead of the regulatory curve.

NECA addresses laws, regulations or requirements that can cause financial hardship or otherwise interrupt the normal course of business for car wash operators.

Our industry advocacy initiatives work to enhance the public’s and decision makers’ understanding of our industry.


We are the region’s source

Timely publications

NECA News Brief, our bi-monthly broadcast, keeps you up to date on Association activities, member benefits and our legislative monitoring
results; Northeast Carwasher, our quarterly regional magazine, puts you in touch with activities in the entire Northeast; NECA E-News, our quarterly “news-you-can use” e-newsletter, keeps you informed between issues of the magazine.

user-friendly web

Informative, user friendly website contains a wealth of information and resources. Log on to create a password that also will provide access to the members-only page.

Dedicated Board

Our dedicated Board of Directors represents your interests and is ready to share their knowledge and expertise. Our business office is managed by professional association managers to help you find the information you need.

educational programs

Educational programs and problem-solving sessions are presented at our dinner meetings. Visit the members-only section of the website to see copies of presentations.

members only events

The Member’s-Only Bus Tour / Table Top Show in the spring spotlights the latest in business and car wash products, services, and operations.

market research

Our market research and other studies help you address business challenges. Members can download a copy of our customer attitude research from the members-only section of this web site.


we want you to prosper

As part of our new industry Reputation Management initiative, we have professionally produced videos and contracted with an agency to build a content library and disseminate our information.

Special services

We work hard to find new ways to support you

Annual Scholarship Program ($1000 awards) provides support for employees of NECA member companies.

Business Services

Our group buying power can save you money and create efficiencies

Credit card processing services feature no charge backs, minimums, statement fees or contract. Ask about a complimentary rate analysis from TSYS.