The admission fee is a payment that must be made in order to be accepted as a member of an organization or as a participant in an event.
For participants of an event, the term admission is more common.
One form of admission fee was the burgher’s fee (See. Citizen#Middle Ages and early modern period). When entering a religious order or a convent of women, such a fee had to be paid as well. be paid.
Today, admission fees are sometimes due upon joining an association
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