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New at Kootenay Carshare — casual membership

By Contributor
August 22nd, 2018

Kootenay Carshare Cooperative is now offering a new casual membership.

There is no $500 membership share purchase required with a casual membership, and gas and insurance are always included.

The casual membership structure is perfect for people who are looking to use a vehicle on a temporary basis, or for a short period of time. This is ideal for those who are looking for access to our wheelchair van, or a secondary vehicle. The rates for a casual member are as follows. For an economy vehicle: $0.33/km, $3.00/hr, midsize vehicle: $0.36/km, $3.50/hr, large vehicle: $0.48/km, $5.00/hr. To become a casual member, fill out our online application at under the Join tab.

The Kootenay Carshare Cooperative was founded in 2001 when a group of Nelsonites decided they each no longer needed a vehicle, and now has branches in Nelson, Kaslo, Kimberley, Revelstoke and Rossland.

For more information about the Kootenay Carshare Cooperative, or about the new casual membership, please visit

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