The time to Share, Learn and Grow in the car wash industry has never been greater than today with the Southeastern Car Wash Association. SECWA provides an ideal atmosphere for the exchange of industry information, best business practices and the opportunity to socialize with fellow members. Our membership is comprised of industry veterans from all wash business segments; Self-Serve, Full Service, In Bay Automatics, Express Exteriors, Flex Serve, Petroleum and Detailing as well as Manufacturers, Distributors, and Suppliers.

Your membership in SECWA is the second best investment you will make in your car wash business. Start reaping the benefits of your membership with access to our Member’s Only section today!

We look forward to you joining us!

New Member?

Car Wash Owner

Any person, partnership, or corporation that owns or operates a car wash. If any person operates more than one car wash with a working partner, that partner may apply for Regular Membership for the car wash that is under their control. Dues would be the same as any Regular Member.


Any person, firm, or corporation that sells or offers for sale, car wash supplies, equipment or services to car washes is eligible to become a Vendor Member.


Click Here To Join SECWA as an Operator Member
Current Operators Click Here To Add Associates
Click Here To Join SECWA as an Vendor Member
Current Vendors Click Here To Add Associates


Already a Member?

If you are already a member of SECWA, you can easily renew your membership and pay your dues online by clicking here for Operators or clicking here for Vendors

Fall Convention & Expo

SECWA offers an outstanding fall conference, trade show, and car wash tour. Members learn about new products, while picking up some great ideas from fellow members on the popular car wash tour.

Regional Road Show 

SECWA holds a Regional Road Showa each year in the Spring, in different member cities, which include educational sessions, round-table discussions and a local car wash tour.

Employment Law Advice

SECWA has retained a labor lawyer through Fisher & Phillips.  Members can get professional help and advice on a variety of employment law issues.

Top 5 Car Wash Awards

Each year attendees of our car wash tours rank the washes we visit based on the site itself (not compared to others). The 5 washes with the highest rankings receive awards at our annual tradeshow.


This award-winning, full-color magazine is published quarterly for the SECWA membership. It keeps members up-to-date on all association functions and events, and provides valuable advice and input from experienced car wash peers. Industry suppliers also give input on new products through articles and advertising.

Government Affairs

SECWA assists members in handling legislative initiatives, providing a valuable resource for our members when actions come forward which affect our business. SECWA has a contract advocate who will assist in researching various legislative initiatives.


SECWA offers a variety of discounts and special rates to its members including competitive rates with...

  • Mang Insurance
  • InsuranCenter (5% discount)
  • Merchant Card Services (Capture System and First National Merchant Solutions)
  • OSHA Information Contact
  • Advertising Group
  • Staples Direct Office Supplies
  • Long Distance Discount Services