Eligibility and Fees


ACSA Member
A body corporate or organisation is eligible to seek admission to membership of ACSA, providing it is a not-for-profit organisation that is:
a) Registered as a public benevolent institution with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission; or
b) A charity predominantly for the relief of the needs of frail, aged and disabled people requiring personal care.

ACSA Associate
Other types of organisations (including Community Benefit Organisations) that operate under the Aged Care Act 1997 or deliver other Government regulated and community services may become Associates. Associates receive the same benefits as Members, however they do not have voting rights.


National Fee Calculator
The amount of the annual fee payable by any Member or Associate is based on the aged care income of the applicant organisation.

For NSW & ACT members click here to download the National Fee Calculator.

For all other members please click here to download the National Fee Calculator.

The Fee Calculator is an Excel file, which includes information on:

  • Definitions for the fee calculator;
  • Q&A for the calculator.

There is a minimum fee of $500 and a capped maximum fee of $100,000.

Fees are invoiced annually in advance for the financial year 1 July to 30 June.

Fees will be pro-rated to reflect the time of joining where a Member or Associate joins after the commencement of the financial year.

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For more information on becoming a member of ACSA please click here to email our membership team.