The Active Membership shall be comprised of any full-time regularly appointed Law Enforcement of the Federal Government, the State of New Jersey, or Political sub-divisions thereof. The term "full time" shall mean, officers who are engaged in such employment as their principal source of employment. Concerning retired membership, each local lodge has its own requirements regarding membership for retired officers.Further, a member who may resign from active police duty may maintain their active membership as long as they remain in good standing and are approved by Ocean County Lodge #10.
The Associate membership shall be comprised of persons who are American citizens of full age, of good moral character, and are civic minded and interested in the welfare of the police and their profession. Associate members shall conform to and be governed by the By-Laws and Rules and Regulations of Ocean County Lodge #10. Associate members are fully participating members in all activities, but are non-voting members of Ocean County Lodge #10.