MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

The California Court Reporters Association (CCRA) serves equally our members, our profession and the public by defending the delivery of justice as the statewide representative of the entire court reporting profession.  CCRA promotes and defends the stenographic profession which is unmatched in its ability to produce a realtime transcript.  We educate the legal and political community on behalf of all court reporters.   Our membership protects, promotes and advocates for firm owners, freelancer and official court reporters as well as hearing reporters.  Membership in CCRA costs just 41 cents a day - very inexpensive insurance to keep YOUR profession alive!

Membership Types

  • Regular Member
    Must hold a valid California CSR license.
  • LACCRA Member
    Must hold a valid California CSR license and is an active member of the Los Angeles County Reporters Association.

  • Participating Member
    Must have passed the State of California test for Hearing Reporters or must have passed the State of California test for shorthand reporters in California or must hold either the NCRA RPR or RMR.  A stenographic writer primarily engaged as a CART Captioner or  broadcast captioner who holds a National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) Certified Broadcast Captioner, Certified CART Captioner or Certified Realtime Reporter certification.  The Board of Directors may also consider for membership a stenographic writer who has been primarily engaged in the CART or captioning profession in an ongoing basis for over five years without certification and who is not a court reporting school student.
  • Associate Member
    Any person not otherwise eligible for membership. Must qualify as an associate under Article IV, Section 2, Subsection 6 of the CCRA Bylaws.
  • Retired Member
    Must have been a CCRA member in good standing for the last consecutive 10 years and have permanently retired from the active practice of shorthand reporting or from the active teaching of shorthand.
  • Instructor Member
    Must be an instructor in the court reporting program at an accredited school.
  • Student Member
    Must not qualify for Associate, Participating or Regular Membership. Must be a student attending a recognized court reporting school.

Payment Options

One Time Payment - CLICK HERE TO JOIN!
  • Regular Member 
    1 Year $150 

    2 Years $280 ($20 savings)
    
3 Years $415 ($35 savings)
  • LACCRA Member

    1 Year $100 

    2 Years $180 ($20 savings)

    3 Years $365 ($35 savings)
  • Participating Member 

    1 Year  $150 

    2 Years $280 ($20 savings)
    
3 Years $415 ($35 savings)
  • Associate Member 

    1 Year  $150 

    2 Years $280 ($20 savings)

    3 Years $415 ($35 savings)
  • Retired Member – $58
  • Instructor Member – $75
  • Student Member – $30
Auto-Renew (Monthly payments of $13.75) - CLICK HERE TO JOIN!

•    Regular Member – $165
•    LACCRA Member* - $8.33
•    Participating Member – $165
•    Associate Member – $165

*Members of the Los Angeles County Court Reporters Association (LACCRA) receive $50 off annual dues fee.

Automatic Monthly Dues & Donations
If your dues are deducted monthly, your contribution to the CCRA Special Fund, PACCRA, or to both funds will reoccur monthly along with your dues amount.

Membership in CCRA does not represent an endorsement by CCRA of the member's company.  Members of CCRA are individuals, not companies.



Tax Deductions

Contributions or gifts to California Court Reporters Association are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for Federal income tax purposes.  However, they may be tax deductible under other provision of the Internal Revenue Code
except that portion of your dues which are allocated to association lobbying expenses. 

If you have questions about membership, please call the CCRA office at 949-715-4682 or email info@cal-ccra.org.