SAIRAC is an Associate of ASHRAE. The rights and privileges of ASHRAE Associates are as follows:
- Members of ASHRAE and ASHRAE Associates in good standing are entitled to register for meetings and conferences at member registration fees.
- Members in good standing are entitled to purchase publications at member prices.
- Members in good standing may apply for membership in the other organization subject to meeting the minimum requirements of the said organization.
- ASHRAE and the Associate will provide to each other its principal publications.
- An ASHRAE Library which consists of the following publications: monthly ASHRAE Journals, annual volumes of the Handbook series, Meeting Transactions, ASHRAE Standards as they are developed and revised.
- Associates may translate and reprint ASHRAE meeting and ASHRAE Journal papers following formal written requests to do so.