Music Associations of Canada

American Musicians Association - Canadian Office
As the name implies, the office of the Vice President from Canada (VPC) is to Canadian Locals and their respective memberships, the equivalent of what AFM's head office (based in New York City) is to U.S. Locals and their respective memberships. 

 Association for Native Development in the Performing  
 and Visual Arts

ANDPVA is Canada's oldest Aboriginal
arts service organization, providing support to Canadian   
Aboriginal artists in Ontario and around the world.
   Canadian Country Music Association
The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) is a federally chartered, non-profit professional trade organization whose purpose is to: protect the heritage of; advocate the development of; and enact laws favourable to the Canadian country music industry domestically and internationally. 

East Coast Music Association
It is the ECMA's mission to foster, develop, promote and celebrate East Coast Music and its artists locally, regionally, nationally and internationally, through the execution of an annual event, educational sessions and workshops throughout the year, Trade Missions and our International Export Program. 
   Nashville Songwriters Association International
The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) consists of a body of creative minds, including songwriters from all genres of music, professional and amateur, who are committed to protecting the rights and future of the profession of songwriting, and to educate, elevate, and celebrate the songwriter and to act as a unifying force within the music community and the community at large.  Visit their website to find a regional group near you.
  Urban Music Association of Canada 
The Urban Music Association of Canada (UMAC) is the voice of Canada's urban entertainment scene. It is a member-driven, non-profit organization dedicated to building the domestic and international profile of Canadian urban music.  UMAC offers professional development workshops, artist showcases, networking events and resource information.

Regional Music Associations

   Alberta Music
   Manitoba Music
   Music BC

Music New Brunswick
 Music NL
   Music Nova Scotia
   Music PEI
   Music Yukon
   Ontario Country Music Association
   Sask Music
  Toronto Musicians' Association