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Join the SSAM now to get access to all the valuable benefits members enjoy.

Membership Services
Versed in all aspects of the industry, the association staff can assist you in responding to technical questions, help you deal with local and state government units, or act as a referral service for insurance, legal counsel or related services.

Marketing and Public Relations
SSAM keeps consumers, government officials, trade publications and media sources throughout the state informed by releasing a steady flow of information about the vital contributions the self-storage industry makes to Michigan's economy.

SSAM Events
SSAM hosts several events throughout the year providing world-class education and collaborative networking opportunities with your peers. As an SSAM member, you receive discounted registations for these events.

SSAM Publications
SSAM has a Standard Rental Agreement, RV & Boat Rental Agreement, Collections and Lien Law Handbook, and Michigan Annotated Lien Law available for members to purchase from our online store here.

National Affiliation
SSAM is an affiliate of the national Self Storage Association (SSA). As a member of SSAM, you are entitled to several national benefits, including an annual subscription to the monthly SSA Magazine, e-mail newsletters and discounts on products and services.

Communication and Education
One of the most important features of SSAM is its ability to communicate information to its members quickly through email, conferences, publications and direct mail. SSAM keeps each member informed about legislation, changes in government regulations, and current trends in the industry.

Effective Legislative Action
Under the guidelines established by the SSAM board of directors, the association staff works with legal and legislative counsel to monitor the progress of legislation that affects the self storage industry and contributes input to assure that our viewpoints are represented, understood and protected. Members are kept informed about the progress of legislation that could affect their business.

Government Relations
SSAM's role in government affairs does not end with its influence in the legislature. The association recognizes the importance of understanding and dealing with the myriad of agencies that surround our industry.