Since 1929

Advocating, Promoting And Educating A Safe And Sustainable Trucking Industry

Membership Benefits

Advocating, promoting and educating a safe and sustainable trucking industry.

The NCTA carrier membership ranges from interstate and intrastate small family-owned for-hire fleets, to the world’s largest international carriers and private fleets. 

NCTA provides membership exclusive benefits that advance the long-term sustainable profitability of our motor carriers and suppliers. Those benefits include legislative and regulatory representation, advocacy, training, education, public relations, image enhancement, workshops, networking, leadership development and buying programs.


NCTA is the voice the trucking industry, lobbying the North Carolina General Assembly and representing before the federal and state regulatory agencies.

Call on Washington

NCTA Members travel to Washington, DC to meet with elected officials.  NCTA members are encourage to take part in this event.

Trucking Day at State Capitol 

NCTA Members travel to Raleigh to meet with members of the North Carolina General Assembly.



Receive e-newsletters and special bulletins with information to assist with day-to-day operation.

The Bulletin                                          E-newsletter providing the latest national and state industry updates.

Tarheel Wheels                               NCTA magazine published 3 times year with a circulation over 1,500. Great opportunity for the industry suppliers to reach North Carolina trucking companies.




NCTA offers training seminars, conferences, council chapter meetings that also provides networking and sponsorship opportunities. 

NCTA Management Conference Motor carrier and allied company leadership attends this 2 full day meeting.

NC Truck Driving Championship        NCTA motor carrier member drivers participate in this 2 day event to compete to go to the national event.  

NC Top Tech Challenge                         NCTA member technicians participate in a 1 day event to compete to go to the national event.

NCTA Safety & Human Resources Council  The NCTA dues include membership with the Council. Meetings are held on a regularly around the state on topics specific to the professional network. The council has recognition programs awarding NCTA members based on their cumulative safety performance and best ratio of hours worked relative to time lost due to industrial accidents. The council offers additional programs.  Details

NCTA Technology & Maintenance Council  The NCTA dues include membership with this Council. The mission of the North Carolina Trucking Association Technology & Maintenance Council is to serve the interest of its members through maintenance and technical education, workshops, seminars and best practices through the collaboration of motor carrier and allied members to achieve the highest levels of knowledge, efficiency and highway safety in conjunction with an affiliation to the American Trucking Associations Technology and Maintenance Council. Details



Participate on a committee, working group or task force. Get involved to influence positive change for the industry and association. 

Annual Conference Committee   

The Committee plans, promotes, and procures speakers and content for the Annual Meeting.


Legislative Committee 

The Committee advances the legislative interest of the Association, to monitor and take action on pending legislation affecting the interests of the Association.

Membership Committee  

The Committee advances initiatives and recruitment companies to join the Association.

NCTA Heavy Hauler Working Group  The working group of NCTA motor carrier members that specialize in moving oversize /overweight loads or self-propelled meet with the NCDOT permit office staff on a regular basis to discuss and resolve industry specific issues.

NCTA Emerging Transportation Leaders  

The Committee unites young professionals and leaders who believe in the values, contributions and importance of the trucking industry for securing our economic future.


NCTA membership is a corporate membership, all employees will have access to the tools and resources needed to make informed decisions for your company.

Join today by completing the on-line membership application or contact NCTA. (919) 834-0387 ext 221.


Membership Categories

For-Hire Motor Carrier Category

A motor carrier hired for compensation, either directly or indirectly, for the transportation service provided. 


Private Motor Carrier Category

Companies which produce, manufacture and/or supply products that are non-commercial transpiration industry specific and which haul their products via their own fleet of trucks, whether the truck are leased or owned by the company. 


Allied Category

Companies (non-carriers) produce, manufacture and/or supply products or services that are commercial transportation specific.


Shipper  Category

A Shipper Member shall be defined as an entity involved in or responsible for the coordination or procurement of transportation services as the owner or shipper of cargo.


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