Individual Membership

Membership with IPAA ACT demonstrates a personal commitment to public administration and provides opportunities for development, networking and engagement right across the sector.

Collectively our membership base represents over 150,000 professionals in public administration, bringing together Federal Government, ACT Government, private sector and academia. Connecting with IPAA ACT means connecting with some of the most influential people in the public sector.

Membership is offered at three levels; Individual Member, Associate Member (including full-time students, part-time employees and retirees), and Corporate Member.

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Member Benefits

As an Individual or Associate Member, you receive instant access to member benefits, including:

  • Free or discounted participation at IPAA ACT events
  • Access to the IPAA ACT Mentoring Program (open only to members)
  • Discounted access to IPAA ACT’s annual Conference and the IPAA National Conference
  • Free participation in the Future Leaders Program
  • Free quarterly copies of the Australian Journal of Public Administration
  • Networking opportunities with people who have common professional interests
  • Professional development opportunities to update or acquire knowledge of public administration through conferences, seminars and workshops
  • Development opportunities through being involved in IPAA committees, communities of practice, and other thought leadership initiatives
  • Professional recognition as a Member of the Institute of Public Administration Australia
  • Voting rights in IPAA ACT’s elections

Member Fees

Membership fees are levied on 1 July each year. If joining part-way through a year, IPAA ACT offer a pro-rata membership rate through to June 30. Please contact our office for more information on pro-rata rates. As with all professional associations, your IPAA membership is fully tax deductible. 

Membership Type 2017-18 Membership Fee (inc GST)
Individual Member $220
Associate Member  $110

  • 2017-18 Individual Membership
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