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Membership Types & Prices

Membership Types

Full Member

Membership is open to any person who:

  • holds an appropriate qualification in agriculture and/or natural resource management; or
  • Has achieved professional status and a position of professional responsibility through a combination of post-secondary education and a minimum of ten years practical experience in agriculture and/or natural resource management.

Membership application

Associate Member

A person that does not meet full membership requirements but has an interest in the profession.

Concessional Member

A member who works less than half time, less than 20 hours work per week or are currently unemployed.

Senior Member

Senior membership is available to people who are over 65 years old and fully retired. 

Corporate Member

A person who works for a company with 10 or more individual members. 

Ist Year Graduate Member

A member who graduated from an undergraduate degree in the last year.

2nd Year Graduate Member

A member who graduated from an undergraduate degree 2 years ago.

Student Categories

Undergraduate Student Member

Any person who is enrolled as an undergraduate in a tertiary course that, when completed would satisfy criteria for membership of AIA, may apply to become a student member.

Student membership application

Post Graduate Member

A person who is currently enrolled in a post graduate course such as a masters degree or Phd. This is a one-off subscription until the completion of post graduate studies (up to 4 years).

 

Membership Rights

Full Members and Honorary Life Members shall have the right to hold any office and vote at general meetings of the Institute; allowed to participate in any AIA committees, Divisions and/or Special Interest Groups.

Associate Members and Student Members shall have the right to attend but not vote at any general meeting of the Institute and are not permitted to hold any national position of the Institute. Furthermore such members are allowed to participate in any AIA committees, Divisions and/or SIGs by invitation.

No Transfers

The rights of being a Member are not transferable whether by operation of law or otherwise.

 

2016 Membership Prices

Membership fees cover the period from 1st January to 31st December 2016. All prices are GST inclusive.

Membership Category Type

Annual Fee

 AIA(Full)*  $396.00
AIA Full individual Membership with a Corporate Discount (5-9 Individual Members)  $336.60
AIA Full individual Membership with a Corporate Discount (10 + Individual Members)  $316.80
AIA Associate* $198.00
AIA Concessional Member* $198.00
AIA Senior Member* $99.00
AIA 1st Year Graduate* $99.00
AIA 2nd Year Graduate* $99.00
AIA Undergraduate Student* FREE
AIA Postgraduate Student* $50.00
CPAg* $55.00

(all prices include GST)

* Eligibility for these categories is subject to Terms & Conditions and approval.

* Membership fees may be tax deductible.  Please consult your accountant or taxation consultant for further information.

#Senior membership is available to past or current members who are over 65 years old and fully retired.  

New Members

Pro-rated fees are applicable for new members who join throughout the year.  Applicable pro-rated fees are advised upon approval of membership applications.