STA serves approximately 360 member companies which are involved in either the upstream or downstream activities of the timber industry and its subsequent trade.  They deal with timber and timber products, which include logs, sawntimber, plywood, mouldings/dowels, furniture, furniture parts, laminated boards and other panel products.

Any interested company or organisation having timber business and/or operation in Sarawak can apply to be a member of STA under the following categories:

  • Forest Plantation
  • Hill Logging
  • Swamp Logging
  • Furniture & Other Woodworking
  • Moulding
  • Sawmilling
  • Log Marketing
  • Panel Products
  • Timber Products Marketing

Application for membership must be made in writing using the application form provided and supported by a proposer and a seconder who are members of STA for at least one (1) year at the time of the application.

Click here to download the application form.

Application can be submitted either 

       In person or through courier to;
           11 Floor, Wisma STA
           26, Jalan Datuk Abang Abdul Rahim
           93450 Kuching


     by fax to ​082 – 487888


     by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Upon obtaining approval from the Council, the new member shall then first be admitted as an Associate member for a period of not less than five (5) years before becoming eligible to apply to convert to be a member.   

For more information, please contact ​Ms Miriam Hong at 082 – 332222.