ACA Affiliate Membership

ACA Affiliate membership

Affiliate membership is available to people associated with the industry, but not eligible for full membership and entitles the member to all benefits except the right to vote at the elections.

Affiliate membership benefits:

  • Representation: ACA effectively advocate for members’ interests and for quality care of the elderly. A vibrant growing industry creates opportunities for all.
  • Communication: ACA sends all members fortnightly updates via our In Touch newsletter.¬†¬†Affiliate members are offered reduced advertising rates and 2 x free ads at a mutually agreed time during the membership year (non-member price $250 + gst).
  • Networking: Affiliate membership of the Association provides the opportunity to be in contact with those in the industry through local area meetings, seminars and conference. Regular newsletters and fortnightly emails provide current information on relevant issues.
  • Annual Conference: Each year the organisation holds a conference focused on providing interesting and topical speakers on business and clinical sessions. A comprehensive trade area also provides the latest information on products and services to the sector. Member’s registration fee is discounted and members receive a discount if they elect to have a trade display. All the latest details on our next conference can be found in the Conference Section.

How to become an ACA member

  • To become a member of the ACA please complete the affiliate member application form.
  • Send your completed application form via email to
  • Your application form will be acknowledged and processed by the ACA.
  • An invoice of $820 plus GST will be sent to you. Once this has been paid your membership will be finalised and a confirmation letter sent. At this point you will start to receive all the benefits of being an ACA affiliate member.
Download Member Application Form


Member subscriptions run for the financial year 1 July to 30 June and is a pro rata basis. Membership fees can be found on the appropriate membership Application Forms.

Contact National Office if you have any further questions.