Your VOA membership can now be done through the digital membership app, Cardskipper!
This will make it easier for you to keep track of all current discounts and provide an easier way to renew your membership every 12 months.

Why Join – Member benefits

  • Local Discounts! – VOA works with local businesses to secure discounts for its members at a growing number of vegan and vegan friendly local businesses. Check out our VegOttawa Association Partnered Businesses to see all of the discounts you can get with your VOA membership!
  • Prizes! – Frequent draws for VOA members will give many opportunities to win back the total membership cost with a single draw.
  • Making life easier for you – VOA is working for you to identify and increase the number of businesses that accommodate vegan/ plant-based diets in the Ottawa area. Take a look at our Vegan and Vegan Friendly Business Directory to see some of what is on offer locally now!
  • Be heard – With a large membership base VOA can act as a representative voice in Ottawa and the National Capital Region, reaching more people by participating in expos, drawing attention to important issues, sharing relevant information, etc.
  • Events – We offer a range of fun and informative events including bbqs, potlucks, screenings, fundraisers, guest speakers and more! Most of our events are free for VegOttawa Association members!
  • Resources – We provide access to credible resources and peer support related to a plant-based lifestyle. Check out our business directory, podcasts, book recommendations, vegan youtube channel recommendations, vegan health care professionals and more.
  • Community – Join our Facebook Group for suggestions and recommendations from Ottawa’s experienced long time vegans and plant-based eaters. What have you been struggling with? It’s likely that many of your new veg friends have been there before and can offer some helpful perspectives or even just a great restaurant recommendation.

Membership is open to anyone. The annual cost is $22.50. There are no responsibilities associated with membership, although members are welcome to attend our Annual General Meeting, if they so wish!

Note: The price of an annual membership card has been increased as of June 1, 2021 from $20 to $22.50 to cover administrative costs related to the card.



Purchase your VegOttawa Association membership via square,


Purchase your VegOttawa Association membership via etransfer by sending your etransfer for $22.50 to:

(Enter the above address^ in your banking software as “recipient”)

Please include the Name & Email Address of all members you are purchasing cards for in the NOTES field so we can get the cards in the right hands and let you know when they are due for renewal!

(If your banking software does not allow you to include additional notes or requires a password, please send an email with the details mentioned in bold above.)

Currently, the card entitles members to the following discounts:

Animal Justice
ANIMAL JUSTICE: 15% off items at the Animal Justice online store. Contact us for your discount code.

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ASIAN STARS RESTAURANT (1380 Clyde Ave Unit B, next to Denny’s): 10% off their full Vegan Menu!

Chahaya Malaysia
CHAHAYA MALAYSIA (1690 Montreal Road): 10% off veg food items

CHICKPEAS (2 locations: Ottawa Trainyards, 500 Terminal Avenue Unit A05 – near the Walmart & 931 Bank St.): 10% off! VEGAN!

CINNAHOLIC (900 Exhibition Way, Unit 102): 15% off! VEGAN!

COPPER BRANCH BARRHAVEN (3161 Strandherd Dr #301): 10% off their extensive all plant-based menu! VEGAN!

FRESHII WESTBORO (342 Richmond Rd.) & FRESHII KANATA (1106 Klondike Rd. Unit B): 10% off

GABRIELLE PETERKA HAIR CO. (195 Clearview Ave. Ottawa): 10% off all in-store services. VEGAN!

Hampton Wellness
HAMPTON WELLNESS CENTRE (1419 Carling Avenue, Suite 209): $50 off initial visit with Network Spinal Analysis Chiropractor, Dr. Amanda Chan

HAREG CAFE & VARIETY (587 Bank St): Vegan Buffet! 10% off veg items

HIPPIE MYLK is handcrafted with a base blend of organic Canadian oats and Ontario hemp hearts. Our mylk is activated, raw and unpasteurized and is blended without carrageenan, gums, fillers, and preservatives. Hippie Mylk is full of healthy enzymes and is a natural source of vitamins and minerals. Our mylk is packaged in glass jars that you can be reused or recycled, with an incentive discount for every bottle returned. We believe that delicious dairy-free and cruelty-free mylk should be easily available to everyone! <3
*Please note: Our mylks are not fortified and are not meant to be used as a calcium, vitamin d or b12 supplement. 10% off online oat mylk orders!

HOMETOWN SPORTS GRILL (1525 Bank St): 10% off items from their Vegan Menu!

MILANO DALHOUSIE (339 Dalhousie St,): 10% discount on dine in, takeout, pickup and delivery orders.  Please call Milano Dalhousie directly at (613) 241-3334 to order. NOTE: This offer is valid at the Milano Dalhousie location ONLY and is not available on orders placed through Skip the Dishes or Uber Eats.

PlantEd Project :15% OFF PRIVATE and COMMUNITY COOKING WORKSHOPS! PlantEd Project provides the tools and resources to help you incorporate plant-based cooking, eating, and living into your daily life. We offer Virtual Cooking Workshops where you can learn new plant-based recipes, pick up some vegan cooking tips and tricks, and spend time with like-minded people – all from the comfort of your own home. Join us for a bi-weekly community session or book your very own private session with a group of friends, family, or colleagues. Join us in our journey and discover just how easy it can be to make sustainable choices three times a day.

PlantKind: Fitness. Nutrition. Lifestyle. FREE CONSULTATION, NO STRINGS ATTACHED. Includes health history, review of goals, movement assessment, baseline fitness testing (approx. 1 hour)
PlantKind is about lifelong fitness – helping you discover the strong, resilient and capable body you were born to have. PlantKind Fitness is for real people who want to live a full life. You don’t need tons of time, a gym membership or a large space. All you need is consistency and some guidance! PlantKind is for busy parents and professionals, elderly and athletes and anyone that can benefit from moving with more skill and strength! VEGAN! [Fill out Consultation form here]

saaboon (595 Gladstone Ave): Handmade vegan soap and more. 10% off all regularly priced items in store! VEGAN!

SEA GLASS FILMS & PHOTOGRAPHY: WEDDINGS: Offers discounts to couples who are choosing a vegan menu for their wedding day. BUSINESSES: Offers discounts to businesses that are vegan/cruelty-free and looking for film or photographic promotion material. Get in touch to learn more about their discounts (contact).

TIZITA BAKE SHOP (365 A Booth Street): 20% off Injera Bread!

THE TABLE VEGETARIAN RESTAURANT (1230 Wellington St. West): 15% off

terra20 (two locations – 2685 Iris St and 1304 Wellington St. W.): 10% off regularly priced items in-store or online

VAN TRAN PHOTOGRAPHY: 10% off photography services including Headshots & Portraiture. Option to have discount matched for a total of 20% donated to a local Animal Sanctuary <3 Check out their Vegan Camera Project!

WORLD FINANCIAL GROUP – WFG is a financial services marketing company whose affiliates offer life insurance and a broad array of financial products and services.  Email Mark Petersen to schedule your appointment and receive a 100% discount off your initial consulting fee

WUXLY MOVEMENT makes the highest-quality vegan jackets available worldwide while spearheading a progressive Movement. Wuxly offers a 20% discount to VegOttawa members. Contact us for your discount code. VEGAN!



If you are a business owner and would like to partner with VegOttawa and offer a discount to members, or if you are a VegOttawa member and have a suggestion for an addition to our list, please contact us at:

Please present your card at restaurants and businesses before ordering or making your purchase. Businesses reserve the right to apply the discount only to the cardholder. Please check with your server prior to ordering.

VegOttawa encourages you to check with your server to ensure items are vegetarian or vegan. VO is not responsible for ensuring that food items do not contain animal products.

VegOttawa Association is operated entirely by volunteers. We need membership revenues and donations to continue creating fun and informative veg events as well as educating the public on the benefits of plant-based eating for our health, for the health of our planet, as well as promoting the importance of animal and human compassion.