Represent

Get the professionals looking out for you.

CNLA gives nursery, garden centre and landscape businesses a strong, national voice in Ottawa, advocating for effective solutions to small business issues and closely monitoring key federal regulatory agencies.

Education & Certification

Grow your expertise, strengthen your company.

With both on-site educational sessions and online seminars, membership means dynamic business education to extend your green industry knowledge and business management skills.

Network

Access a diverse network for solutions to common problems.

Membership provides access to other owners and CEOs of leading green industry companies to help you increase profits, operate more efficiently and learn best practices. CNLA’s networking events help build relationships with fellow professionals, customers and suppliers.

Research

Investing in a better industry and a better world.

CNLA promotes and communicates horticultural research, which increases the quality of plants, improves the productivity and profitability of member businesses, and protects and enhances the environment.  CNLA is always working on new research for the industry including water conservation, green-roof technologies, nutrient management in primary production, life cycle assessment, etc.

PLUS!

Cost savings on many day-to-day business expenses!

Business Services

Easy Locates is designed to manage the locate process by integrating with online locate request websites.

Reactive Designs works with businesses in developing their online presence through affordable web design and development.

TELUS Business is a technology company that provides customers with a better way of doing the things they care about.

Equinox Environmental Products is the leading Canadian manufacturer of self-watering planters and in-ground waste systems.

Staples is the world's largest office products company, making it easy for customers to buy a wide range of office products.

LMN offers business management software to landscapers with the goal to effectively grow their business.

Canada's largest retailer of safety shoes and boots, safety apparel and accessories.

Helping small businesses deepen customer relationships through trusted, technology-enabled solutions.

Marks is a Canadian apparel and footwear retailer, specializing in men’s and women’s casual and industrial wear.

Financial Services

Merchant 1 is a financial services company, and refers to merchant processing services that enables a business to accept a transaction payment through a secure channel using the customer's credit card or debit card.

HortProtect was developed by the CNLA to offer a comprehensive group of insurance products designed specifically to meet the needs of individuals and companies operating within the horticultural industry.

Vehicles and Equipment

Parkland delivers gasoline, diesel, propane, lubricants, heating oil and other high-quality petroleum products to motorists, businesses, households and wholesale customers in Canada.

Volkswagen Canada is the largest volume European automotive nameplate in Canada.

Wacker Neuson offers a range of construction and compact equipment, spare parts, and related services.

Michelin designs, manufacturers and sells tires for every type of vehicle.

The Cat Rental Store features a full line of midsize and smaller Caterpillar machinery, including CAT® Tele-handlers.

ECHO supplies portable power equipment and a wide range of specialized commercial and pro gardening tools.

FCA Canada manufactures Jeep®, Dodge, Ram and FIAT vehicles.

General Motors manufactures Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac vehicles.

Isuzu Trucks is a commercial vehicle and diesel engine manufacturing company.

Esso is a retail and wholesale fuel company, with locations all across Canada.

Petro-Canada is a retail and wholesale fuel company, with locations all across Canada.

Krown is a Canadian manufacturer of Penetrants, Lubricants, Corrosion Inhibitors and Cleaning Maintenance Products.

Travel

Travelodge is one of Canada’s largest hotel chains.

Choice Hotels is one of the largest and most successful lodging companies in Canada.

Industry Training

St. John Ambulance is at the forefront, providing first aid training and medical assistance to people in need.

Great! How do I sign up?

To become a member please register with your provincial association.