We represent Independent Small Business.
OPMCA is a statewide organization with over 300 members who represent more than 3,000 retail outlets with 12,000 employees.
OPMCA is comprised of oil and gasoline wholesalers, retailers, suppliers, convenience store operators and associates of the petroleum and convenience store industry. Our members own and/or supply branded and unbranded stations. Many own gasoline stations and convenience stores stretching throughout the Southwest.
WHAT DO WE DO?
Legislative representation at the state and national level. It is true there is "strength in numbers". We can accomplish collectively what can never be done individually.
OPMCA represents members’ interests on regulatory and other issues and is the watchdog for legislation at the Oklahoma State Capitol.
National issues are monitored through PMAA, our national association.
OPMCA’s main office and staff serve as a liaison between members and the federal and state governments.
WHAT ARE SOME OF OUR ACCOMPLISHEMENTS?
Created the Oklahoma Indemnity Fund for petroleum storage tanks clean-up. This saves tank owners millions of dollars and is one of the best in the country.
Advocate for Tax Fairness.
Worked with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission to develop a free operator training for c-store employees.
OPMCA has a great working relationship with all state agencies that oversee the petroleum marketing/c-store industry.
WHAT ARE BENEFITS AND ADVANTAGES OF JOINING OPMCA?
OPMCA memos and other publications keep members current on regulations from all state and national agencies as well as laws pertaining to the petroleum marketing/c-store industry.
Timely legislative updates during the legislative session.
Frequent regulatory bulletins keep members updated on the ever-changing rules and regulations.
Endorsed Member Services include: Coupon Redemption, Credit Card Processing, Health, Life and Property Insurance, Employee Benefits & HR Solutions, Optec Displays LED Signs, and SIR Program.
Area and Mid-Year Meetings - Networking Opportunities
Co-Sponsor the Oklahoma Super Trade Show which showcases the latest technology in equipment for fuel, c-stores and environmental concerns with approximately 200 booths and 2,000 in attendance each year.