Membership fees

A guide to fees and charges for members.

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Australian applications

An Engineers Australia membership year is from July to June.

Fees for membership applications lodged within Australia are GST inclusive. For members residing outside Australia, rates are GST exempt.

Membership fees 2017-18
Download the 2017-18 Australian membership fees
Full year (applies to members from 1 July 2017)
Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Fellow (Chartered/non-Chartered) $744.00 $557.00 $371.00

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Member (Chartered/non-Chartered) $557.00 $438.00 $284.00

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Graduate 4th Year (course completion before JUN 14 or before) $557.00 $438.00 $371.00
* Graduate 3rd Year (course completion between JUL 14 - JUN 15) $371.00 $299.00 $201.00
* Graduate 2nd Year (course completion between JUL 15 - JUN 16) $226.00 $186.00 $154.00
Graduate 1st Year (course completion between JUL 16 - JUN 17) $97.00 $97.00 $97.00
New Graduate (course completion between JUL 17 - JUN 18) Free Free Free

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
Student Free Free Free

 

Grade/Occupational Category No Occupational Category
* Affiliate $283.00
* Companion $283.00

The Concession rate applies to all Grades and Categories.

Grade/Occupational Category No Occupational Category
Concession (all Grades and Categories) $194.00
National Engineering Register Fee
NER $97.00
Membership admission/readmission Fee
New member admission fee applicable to all grades (except Student and First Year Graduate) $88.00
Membership readmission fee applicable to all grades (except Student and First Year Graduates) $88.00
Absence Period Fee
  less than 12 months * Nil
  more than 12 months and less than 5 years * $220.00
  more than 5 years * $335.50

* Membership readmission fee applicable if reinstating member at the same time

Registration Fee
Additional Chartered Area of Practice (AoP) Assessment (College Review) $335.50
Fee description Cost
Replacement certificate fee $55.00
Replacement Stage 1 Competency Assessment Letter (applicable to Non Members) $118.80
Engineering Executive assessment fee $1,540.00
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment fee $731.50
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment appeaI fee $566.50
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment review fee $302.50

International applications

Fees for membership applications lodged outside Australia are GST exclusive.

International membership fees 2017-18
Download 2017-18 International membership fees
Full year (applies to members from 1 July 2017)
Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Fellow (Chartered/non-Chartered) $678.00 $507.00 $337.00

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Member (Chartered/non-Chartered) $507.00 $398.00 $258.00

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
* Graduate 4th Year (course completion before JUN 14 or before) $507.00 $398.00 $258.00
* Graduate 3rd Year (course completion between JUL 14 - JUN 15) $337.00 $270.00 $183.00
* Graduate 2nd Year (course completion between JUL 15 - JUN 16) $205.00 $169.00 $140.00
Graduate 1st Year (course completion between JUL 16 - JUN 17) $89.00 $89.00 $89.00
New Graduate (course completion between JUL 17 - JUN 18) Free Free Free

 

Grade/Occupational Category Professional Engineer Engineering Technologist Engineering Associate
Student Free Free Free

 

Grade/Occupational Category No Occupational Category
* Affiliate $258.00
* Companion $258.00

The Concession rate applies to all Grades and Categories.

Grade/Occupational Category No Occupational Category
Concession (all Grades and Categories) $176.00
National Engineering Register Fee
NER $88.00
Membership admission/readmission Fee
New member admission fee applicable to all grades (except Student and First Year Graduate) $80.00
Membership readmission fee applicable to all grades (except Student and First Year Graduates) $80.00
Absence Period Fee
  less than 12 months * Nil
  more than 12 months and less than 5 years * $200.00
  more than 5 years * $305.00

* Membership readmission fee applicable if reinstating member at the same time

Registration Fee
Additional Chartered Area of Practice (AoP) Assessment (College Review) $305.00
Fee description Cost
Replacement certificate fee $50.00
Replacement Stage 1 Competency Assessment Letter (applicable to Non Members) $108.00
Engineering Executive assessment fee $1,400.00
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment fee $665.00
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment appeaI fee $515.00
Eligibility for membership (Stage 1 Competency) assessment review fee $275.00

Technical Society membership fees

For members residing outside of Australia, rates are GST exempt

Technical Society fees 2017-18
Download 2017-18 Technical Society fees
Full year (applies to members from 1 July 2017)
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member N/A N/A
Student N/A N/A
Corporate Bronze N/A N/A
Corporate Silver N/A N/A
Corporate Gold N/A N/A
Corporate Platinum N/A N/A

 

Apply direct to www.amcouncil.com.au.

Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Others Not registered for GST $60.00
Aus/NZ Uni Staff & Post Grad Students  Not registered for GST Free
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $33.00 $30.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $44.00 $40.00
Student $16.50 $15.00
AACE Member $22.00 $20.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $33.00 $30.00
Student $16.50 $15.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $55.00 $50.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $66.00 $60.00
Student $16.50 $15.00
Corporate $550.00 $500.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $66.00 $60.00
Student $38.50 $35.00
Retired $38.50 $35.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $16.50 $15.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Corporate Member $825.00 $750.00
Corporate Member* $803.00 $730.00
Member (Engineers Australia)  $198.00 $180.00
Member (Engineers Australia)* $176.00 $160.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia) $220.00 $200.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)* $198.00 $180.00
Retired Member $99.00 $90.00
Retired Member* $77.00 $70.00
Retired Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $110.00 $100.00
Retired Member (Non-Engineers Australia)* $88.00 $80.00
P/Grad Member (Engineers Australia) $99.00 $90.00
P/Grad Member (Engineers Australia)* $77.00 $70.00
P/Grad Member (Non-Engineers Australia) $110.00 $100.00
P/Grad Member (Non-Engineers Australia)* $88.00 $80.00
U/Grad Student (conditions apply) Free Free

* with electronic journal

Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $77.00 $70.00
Student $22.00 $20.00
Retired $33.00 $30.00
Corporate $605.00 $550.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $33.00 $30.00
Student Free Free
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $99.00 $90.00
First Year Graduate $49.50 $45.00
Student Free Free
Retired Member $49.50 $49.50
Silver Corporate $440.00 $400.00
Gold Corporate $880.00 $800.00
Platinum Sponsorship $4,950.00 $4,500.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia)  $27.50 $25.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $44.00 $40.00
Student (Engineers Australia) $5.50 $5.00
Student (Non-Engineers Australia) $11.00 $10.00
Retired $11.00 $10.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia) $110.00 $100.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $115.50 $105.00
Student Free Free
Retired $27.50 $25.00
Corporate $550.00 $500.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Affiliate Not registered for GST $110.00
Student Not registered for GST $42.00
Graduate Not registered for GST $115.00
Member Not registered for GST $160.00
Fellow Not registered for GST $170.00
Corporate Membership Not registered for GST $300.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Individual  $230.00 $209.09
Retired $95.00 $86.36
Unemployed (apply other) $95.00 $86.36
Student Membership $55.00 $50.00
CMat P (apply other) $280.50 $255.00
CMat P Track (apply other)  N/A N/A
Standard Company $630.00 $572.73
Premium Company $1,260.00 $1,145.45
Premium Plus $1,890.00 $1,718.18
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia)  $66.00 $60.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $99.00 $90.00
Student $22.00 $20.00
Retired $22.00 $20.00
Life Member Free Free
Corporate Sponsor $330.00 $300.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia)  $44.00 $40.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $44.00 $40.00
Retired/Student/Unemployed $11.00 $10.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member - Australian Resident  $88.00 $80.00
New Zealand Member $69.00 $69.00
Member - Overseas Resident $64.00 $64.00
Student Free Free
Retired Free Free
Life Member By Invitation By Invitation
Corporate Supporter $583.00 $530.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $50.00 $45.45
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $55.00 $50.00
Student - Full Time Free Free
Student (Non-Engineers Australia)  $27.50 $25.00
Retired $27.50 $25.00
Corporate A $275.00 $250.00
Corporate B $550.00 $500.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Affiliate (Open to Australian Residents only)  N/A N/A

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Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $145.20 $132.00
Student (Engineers Australia)  $22.00 $20.00
Student (Non-Engineers Australia)  $33.00 $30.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member Not registered for GST $80.00
Student Not registered for GST $40.00
Retired  Not registered for GST $40.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member Not registered for GST $40.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia)  $112.20 $102.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $134.20 $122.00
Student Free Free
Retired (Engineers Australia) $63.80 $58.00
Retired (Non-Engineers Australia)  $74.80 $68.00
Corporate Silver (3 nominees) $450.00 $409.00
Corporate Gold (6 nominees) $900.00 $818.18
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member (Engineers Australia)  $176.00 $160.00
Member (Non-Engineers Australia)  $203.50 $185.00
Senior Member (Engineers Australia)  $99.00 $90.00
Senior Member $115.50 $105.00
Student $44.00 $40.00
Corporate Level 1 $429.00 $390.00
Corporate Level 2 $1,078.00 $980.00
Grades of membership Fees (GST inclusive) Fees (GST exclusive)
Member $55.00 $50.00
Student Free Free
Corporate Membership $550.00 $500.00

Common discounts explained

Members of Engineers Australia (excluding free students) who join one or more Technical Societies are entitled to a single discount of $16.50 (includes GST) on their Engineers Australia membership fee*.

If you are a member of one or more Technical Societies, the discount of $16.50 has been applied to your membership renewal fee for 2017-18^.

* The $16.50 discount is applied to a member’s standard membership renewal fee. For example, a Chartered member at the grade of Engineering Associate would normally pay $284.00, however with the discount applied would only be required to pay $265.50. Discounts are automatically applied to a member’s 2017-18 renewal fees.


^ The discount is not applicable for Royal Aeronautical Society Australian Division (RaeS). For further information regarding these this Technical Society, please contact them directly.

The concession rate of $194.00 (includes GST) is available to an Engineers Australia member in any grade or occupational category who:

  • is over 55, has been a financial member continuously for five years, and has retired from paid, full-time work; or

  • is unable to work by reason of unemployment, disability, ill health, pregnancy, parental obligation, participation in full-time postgraduate study directly related to their engineering competencies, temporary severe financial difficulty or another sufficient cause.

If you are a member of one or more Technical Societies, the discount of $16.50 has been applied to the concession rate of $194.00, making your membership renewal fee for 2017-18 a total of $177.50.

Members of Engineers Australia (excluding free students) who are also a member of the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia (IPWEA) are entitled to a single discount of $16.50 (includes GST) off their Engineers Australia membership fee*.

If you are a member of IPWEA, the discount of $16.50 has been applied to your membership renewal fee for 2017-18.

* The $16.50 discount is applied to a member’s standard membership renewal fee. For example, a Chartered member at the grade of Engineering Associate would normally pay $284.00, however with the discount applied would only be required to pay $267.50. Discounts are automatically applied to member’s 2017-18 renewals fees.

Each Engineers Australia member is entitled to receive one discount only (Technical Society or IPWEA membership), calculated as the highest-value discount for which the member is eligible.

The Technical Society discount does not apply when the Technical Society membership fee is equal to or less than the discount amount.