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.


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.


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.


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

Vehicles and Equipment

Members get access to special pricing on MICHELIN® Passenger & Light Truck, Truck, Agricultural, Compact Line, Tweel SSL and Earthmover Tires.

Save up to $2,750 on select Cat® equipment and attachment purchases and 10% off the list or book rate for anything rented through the Cat Rental Store.

Members receive a 15% manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP, plus applicable taxes) discount off ECHO or Shindaiwa gas powered units and accessories purchase*. Members also receive a 10% discount off the purchase of any ECHO 58V battery powered products. Also members will be offered a 20% discount if you arrange a product demo with an ECHO representative and purchase a minimum of five ECHO and/or Shindaiwa gas powered units in a single purchase. *$250 minimum purchase required, does not include parts and labour.

Save thousands on NEW Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles. A $100 administration fee per vehicle must be paid by the member to CNLA before the membership confirmation letter will be sent.

Huge savings on select NEW GMC Vehicles. A $200 administration fee applies, program is non-stackable and cannot be used in conjunction with any other retail incentives including 0% or any other special finance rate.

Save up to $4,000 on select NEW Isuzu Trucks. A $100 administration fee applies.

Save time and money while using the Esso Business Card Program. Discount of 2.9¢/litre (at retail locations only).

Save 2.9¢/litre off the posted retail price at retail locations only, and 15% off car washes.

Receive access to special fleet pricing program and discounts on specified products.

Save 10% off daily, weekly and monthly posted retail rates for commercial truck rentals.  

Industry Training

Members receive a 10% discount on over 40 landscape and safety training courses.

Members receive an eight percent discount on first aid with CPR certification; as well as a ten precent discount on first aid kits.

Business Services

Want to lower your telecom, merchant services, and shipping costs? Schooley Mitchell customers save an average of 30% yearly on their long distance, cellular, internet, fax, shipping, and merchant services.

15% discount on all regular priced merchandise at Work Authority

Members save 15% on printed products that you need to run and grow your business. Receive discounted rates with Deluxe Payroll system.

10% off the majority of Mark’s workwear clothing, footwear and safety accessories.

Members receive discounted rates on RCC webinars, access to select group discount programs, professional development opportunities, networking events and free publications.

Financial Services

An insurance program that has been customized to meet the needs of this industry. Offers property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance and an RRSP plan for your company and its employees.


Save 15% on the lowest internet advertised price at participating Choice Hotels worldwide, on an available-room basis.


MYNMAX has negotiated enterprise mobility contract with Rogers and Telus that enables all CNLA members to save 20% or more on mobility plans with a lot of added value.

Members receive a 15% discount off new or upgrade license purchases and online training.

Great! How do I sign up?

To become a member please register with your provincial association.