Please select your membership type based on the requirements 

  • Full membership (Employed or Volunteer/Unemployed)

  • Associate (Employed or Volunteer)

  • Affiliate (Employed or Volunteer/Student/Unemployed

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Select your membership

Full Membership (Employed)

Applicants seeking Full Membership (Employed) must meet the following requirements:

  • hold a Diploma of Financial Counselling; and
  • have 24 months full-time experience working as a financial counsellor (including while studying, if relevant); and
    • if working as a financial counsellor, meet requirements for continuing professional development and supervision; or
    • if not working as a financial counsellor, meet continuing professional development requirements.

The Full Membership (Employed) fee is $165 per annum (30 June to 1 July).

Full Membership (Volunteer/Unemployed)

Applicants seeking Full Membership (Volunteer/Unemployed) must meet the following requirements: 

  • hold a Diploma of Financial Counselling; and 
  • have 24 months full-time experience working as a financial counsellor (including while studying, if relevant); and
    • if working as a financial counsellor, meet requirements for continuing professional development and supervision; or
    • if not working as a financial counsellor, meet continuing professional development requirements.

The Full Membership (Volunteer/Unemployed) fee is $85 per annum (30 June to 1 July).

Associate Membership (Employed)

Applicants seeking Associate Membership (Employed) must meet the following requirements: 

  • work as a financial counsellor and actively studying for the Diploma of Financial Counselling; or 
  • hold a Diploma of Financial Counselling and has not yet had 24 months full-time experience, however meet the requirements for continuing professional development and supervision.

The Associate Membership (Employed) fee is $165 per annum (1 July to 30 June)

Associate Membership (Volunteer)

Applicants seeking Associate Membership (Volunteer) must meet the following requirements: 

  • be working as a financial counsellor and actively studying for a Diploma of Financial Counselling; or 
  • hold a Diploma of Financial Counselling and has not yet had 24 months' full-time experience, however meet the requirements for continuing professional development and supervision.

The Associate Membership (Volunteer) fee is $85 per annum (1 July to 30 June).

Affiliate Membership (Employed)

Applicants seeking Affliative Membership (Employed) must meet the following requirements: 

  • be working in the financial counselling sector in a related role; or 
  • be actively studying for a Diploma of Financial Counselling; or 
  • have completed a Diploma of Financial Counselling but not working as a financial counsellor.

The Affiliate Membership (Employed) fee is $165 per annum (1 July to 30 June).

This membership does not provide voting rights. 

Affiliate (Volunteer/Student/Unemployed)

Applicants seeking Affilate Membership (Volunteer/Student/Unemployed) must meet the following requirements: 

  • be working in the financial counselling sector in a related role; or 
  • be actively studying for a Diploma of Financial Counselling; or
  • has completed a Diploma of Financial Counselling but not working as a financial counsellor.

The Affiliate Membership (Volunteer/Student/Unemployed) $85 per annum (1 July to 30 June).

This membership does not provide voting rights.

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